You can assign VDI clones to Asset Groups and thereby receive a policy assignment.

Important: Asset Groups became available to Carbon Black Cloud customers on 27 November 2023. Carbon Black recommends that you upgrade from Sensor Groups to Asset Groups as soon as it is operationally feasible for your organization. Sensor Groups will retire on 01 December 2024. See Asset Groups and Sensor Groups and Upgrading to Asset Groups from Sensor Groups.


  1. On the left navigation pane, click Inventory > VDI Clones.
  2. Select the desired VDI clone and click the Take Action button.
  3. From the dropdown menu, select Add to Asset Groups.
  4. Select the asset group from the dropdown list.
  5. Click Preview Impact to view changes and impacts before adding your policy to the asset group.
  6. To apply the changes, click Add.


You can view the number of VDI clones with applied policies in the Enforce > Policies > VDI column.

VDI column on the Enforce>Policies page