You can group assets on the Assets page in the Security Center console. To find or manage multiple assets at a time, we recommend that you add the same types of assets to an asset group. This topic describes how to create, modify, and delete an asset group. This topic also describes how to change the asset group for your servers.

Create an asset group

  1. Log on to the Security Center console.
  2. In the left-side navigation pane, click Assets.
  3. On the Assets page, click the Server(s) tab.
  4. In the server list on the left, click Server Group.
    Server Group
    Note By default, the assets that are not grouped are in the Default group.
  5. Click Add group.
  6. In the Add Group dialog box, enter an asset group name and add servers to the asset group.
    Create an asset group
  7. Click OK.
    In the server group list, you can view the new asset group.

Modify or delete an asset group

The following procedure describes how to modify or delete an asset group:

  1. Log on to the Security Center console.
  2. In the left-side navigation pane, click Assets.
  3. On the Assets page, click the Server(s) tab.
  4. In the server list on the left, click Server Group.
  5. Find the asset group that you want to modify or delete and click Manage or Delete.
    You can perform the following operations based on your business requirements:
    • Modify a group
      1. Find the asset group that you want to modify and click Manage in the Actions column.
      2. In the Group dialog box, modify the asset group name or servers in the asset group.2
      3. Click OK.
    • Delete a group
      To delete an asset group, click Delete in the Actions column and click OK.
      Note After you delete an asset group, the assets in the group are moved to the Default group.

Change the asset group for your servers

You can add assets to an asset group to manage multiple assets at a time. We recommend that you add the same types of assets to an asset group. For example, when you configure a baseline check policy template, you can specify an asset group to apply the policy to all assets in the group. You can also filter and view assets based on asset groups in the asset list.

To add assets to a specific server group, perform the following steps:

  1. Log on to the Security Center console.
  2. In the left-side navigation pane, click Assets.
  3. On the Assets page, click the Server(s) tab.
  4. On the Server(s) tab, select one or more assets and click Group.
    Group
  5. In the Group dialog box, select a new asset group.
    Select a new asset group
  6. Click OK.