Now that we have gone through some of the different deployment types available in NetScaler Gateway, we should also take a closer look at fine-tuning the deployment setup with some simple changes.
First, let us take a closer look at redirection, as by default NetScaler Gateway answers only on port
443, which uses HTTPS. Many users forget to type
https when accessing the portal, and therefore are not able to locate it. The NetScaler Gateway wizard has the option to set up redirection from http to https automatically.
By default, a vServer consists of an IP address and a port. The Gateway vServer responds to port
443. So in order to perform a redirect, we need to set up a vServer using port
80, as it has the option to redirect. This ...