A structure of administration groups in Kaspersky Security Center performs the following functions:
There is an alternate way of applying relevant collections of settings on devices, by using policy profiles. In this case, the scope of policies is set with tags, device locations in Active Directory organizational units, membership in Active Directory security groups, etc.
There is an approach to defining the scope of group tasks that is not based on a hierarchy of administration groups: use of tasks for device selections and tasks for specific devices.
When building the structure of administration groups, you must take into account the topology of the organization's network for the optimum assignment of update agents. The optimum distribution of update agents allows you to save traffic in the organization's network.
Depending on the organizational schema and network topology, the following standard configurations can be applied to the structure of administration groups: