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AWS CloudFormation
User Guide (API Version 2010-05-15)

Auto Scaling ScalingPolicy MetricDimension

Use the MetricDimension property to specify the dimension of a metric for a target tracking policy in Auto Scaling. The Dimensions subproperty of the Auto Scaling ScalingPolicy CustomizedMetricSpecification property contains a list of MetricDimension property types.

Syntax

To declare this entity in your AWS CloudFormation template, use the following syntax:

JSON

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{ "Name" : String, "Value" : String }

YAML

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Name: String Value: String

Properties

Name

The name of the dimension.

Required: Yes

Type: String

Update requires: No interruption

Value

The value of the dimension.

Required: Yes

Type: String

Update requires: No interruption

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