Configuring your firewall

Abstract

Overview of the Sitecore services that your Content Management and Content Delivery servers must be able to access.

Applies to

Content Management and Content Delivery

You must always keep your Content Management and Content Delivery roles secure behind a firewall, but you must also allow them to contact essential Sitecore services.

Refer to these topics for configuring your firewall:

If you create a Support Package, and you want to analyse it with the Sitecore Diagnostics Service, you must open your firewall for https://diagnostics.cloud.sitecore.net.

If you do not have enough seat licenses, and you want to temporarily boost the seat limit, your must open your firewall for http://www.sitecore.net/boost/queryboost.aspx.