The proxy server allow to surf the web as you phisically are at the Department.
The intended usage is related to the web sites of the mathematical journal for which the Depatments acquire the license.
The proxy use is reserved to the people authorized by the Department.
The proxy usage slows (1/2) down your network access.
Use it only if you need it!
For a simple and fast use of proxy we suggest to use Mozilla Firefox browser with its addon FoxyProxy.
More information are available at IT Support web site: https://support.math.unipd.it/?q=node/269