Architecture

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[Audio] Hi. Welcome to the BrowserStack Architecture.

Architecture

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[Audio] This is how the BrowserStack architecture looks like when you are testing a public website. Whenever you load a website, the request originates from the selected remote devices. You are basically viewing a replica of whatever is visible on the actual devices on your browser.

GENERAL ARCHITECTURE

BROWSERSTACK BACKEND

DEVICES

REPEATER

PUBLIC INTERNET

BROWSERSTACK CLOUD

YOUR NETWORK

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Can’t to connect to BrowserStack?

BROWSERSTACK BACKEND

DEVICES

REPEATER

PUBLIC INTERNET

BROWSERSTACK CLOUD

YOUR NETWORK

YOUR FIREWALL

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OUTBOUND IP WHITELISTING

BROWSERSTACK BACKEND

DEVICES

REPEATER

PUBLIC INTERNET

BROWSERSTACK CLOUD

YOUR NETWORK

YOUR FIREWALL

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Can’t access your IP restricted assets?

BROWSERSTACK BACKEND

DEVICES

REPEATER

PUBLIC INTERNET

BROWSERSTACK CLOUD

YOUR NETWORK

YOUR FIREWALL

403

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INBOUND IP WHITELISTING

BROWSERSTACK BACKEND

DEVICES

REPEATER

PUBLIC INTERNET

BROWSERSTACK CLOUD

YOUR NETWORK

YOUR FIREWALL

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Can’t access your private and locally hosted applications?

BROWSERSTACK BACKEND

DEVICES

REPEATER

PUBLIC INTERNET

BROWSERSTACK CLOUD

YOUR NETWORK

404

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BrowserStack Local Testing

BROWSERSTACK BACKEND

DEVICES

REPEATER

PUBLIC INTERNET

BROWSERSTACK CLOUD

YOUR NETWORK

WSS

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Resolve all requests at your end (a.k.a Force Local)

BROWSERSTACK BACKEND

DEVICES

REPEATER

PUBLIC INTERNET

BROWSERSTACK CLOUD

YOUR NETWORK

--force-local

WSS

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Connect to your VPN

BROWSERSTACK BACKEND

DEVICES

REPEATER

PUBLIC INTERNET

BROWSERSTACK CLOUD

YOUR NETWORK

--force-local

VPN

WSS

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Connect to your Proxy

BROWSERSTACK BACKEND

DEVICES

REPEATER

PUBLIC INTERNET

BROWSERSTACK CLOUD

YOUR NETWORK

--force-local --force-proxy

WSS

PROXY

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Central Local Testing

BROWSERSTACK BACKEND

DEVICES

REPEATER

PUBLIC INTERNET

BROWSERSTACK CLOUD

WSS

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Enable Force Local at account level (Advanced Local Testing)

BROWSERSTACK BACKEND

DEVICES

REPEATER

PUBLIC INTERNET

BROWSERSTACK CLOUD

--force-local

WSS