AWS CloudFormation
User Guide (API Version 2010-05-15)
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Auto Scaling NotificationConfiguration Property Type

The NotificationConfiguration property is an embedded property of the AWS::AutoScaling::AutoScalingGroup resource that specifies the events for which the Auto Scaling group sends notifications.


   "NotificationTypes" : [ String, ... ],
   "TopicARN" : String



A list of event types that trigger a notification. Event types can include any of the following types: autoscaling:EC2_INSTANCE_LAUNCH, autoscaling:EC2_INSTANCE_LAUNCH_ERROR, autoscaling:EC2_INSTANCE_TERMINATE, autoscaling:EC2_INSTANCE_TERMINATE_ERROR, and autoscaling:TEST_NOTIFICATION. For more information about event types, see DescribeAutoScalingNotificationTypes in the Auto Scaling API Reference.

Required: Yes

Type: A list of strings


The Amazon Resource Name (ARN) of the Amazon Simple Notification Service (SNS) topic.

Required: Yes

Type: String


For NotificationConfiguration snippets, see Auto Scaling Group with Notifications.