US 9,813,504 B2
Virtualizing device management services on a multi-session platform
Sandeep Kumar, Cupertino, CA (US); and Terry N. Treder, Delray Beach, FL (US)
Assigned to Citrix Systems, Inc., Fort Lauderdale, FL (US)
Filed by Citrix Systems, Inc., Fort Lauderdale, FL (US)
Filed on Aug. 3, 2015, as Appl. No. 14/816,800.
Prior Publication US 2017/0041398 A1, Feb. 9, 2017
Int. Cl. H04L 29/08 (2006.01); G06F 9/54 (2006.01)
CPC H04L 67/14 (2013.01) [G06F 9/54 (2013.01)] 20 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
 
1. A system comprising:
a first computing device configured to provide a virtual environment comprising a plurality of sessions where each session is specific to a different user and comprises at least one virtual instance of an application executed by the first computing device; and
a second computing device communicatively coupled to the first computing device via a wide area network, the second computing device being associated with a session, of the plurality of sessions, and configured to interact with a virtual instance of the application specific to the session,
wherein the second computing device is communicatively coupled to a service managed computing device configured to be managed by a device management service,
wherein the session comprises a virtual instance of the device management service for use with the session and a redirection layer for use with the session, and
wherein the redirection layer is configured to intercept a communication between the virtual instance of the application specific to the session and the virtual instance of the device management service for use with the session.