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Internet Proxy / Usage Monitoring Server

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http://askubuntu.com – I have a Dell PowerEdge Server and I want to make it into a whole site (location) proxy server so if anyone in the building uses our internet connection, they will have to go through this proxy to get out. I want to be able to block certain internet sites as well as monitor unproductive internet usage. (Search by user, date, time, site visited...) I would also like to restrict with username and password who is allowed to connect to the proxy. I have a PowerEdge server running Ubuntu and an Ethernet switch. Do you know what hardware I need to do this and what software I need to be running (HowTos)