When using a proxy on an Atom running on Java 8 update 111 or later, the atom fails to authenticate with the proxy and this warning appears in the container log:
May 29, 2018 7:50:50 PM PST WARNING [com.boomi.container.core.StatusReporter runImpl] Error sending StatusUpdate.
java.io.IOException: Failed sending status update: Communication Error (1001) Unable to complete the HTTP call due to a communication error with the remote server. Unable to tunnel through proxy. Proxy returns "HTTP/1.1 407 Proxy Authentication Required"
This causes connection failures and the atom appears offline in the platform.
Note: Java 8 update 111 is not supported by Boomi. We have done extensive testing on Java 8 update 66.
Add the following to atom.vmoptions (located in <atom_installation_directory>/bin):