Tag: networking

hairpin nat alternative

Hairpin NAT (aka loopback NAT) is a technology used to resolve the situation when the resourse, usually web server, is located in internal network, but has an external IP address. It can be accessible from outside interface (in Cisco terminology), but since it has the same gateway as your machine (of course, I mean the

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proxy relay mikrotik routeros

Mikrotik RouterOS allows to setup a web proxy, own implementation or using parent proxy. Due to insufficient router resources to setup a full-functional production proxy (neither RAM caching, nor disk, unless if you run RouterOS on a custom machine, not RouterBOARD), we’ll setup a relay, which shall forward requests to external proxy. First of all,

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