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AWS::AutoScaling::ScalingPolicy MetricDimension

MetricDimension is a subproperty of CustomizedMetricSpecification that specifies the dimensions of a metric for a target tracking scaling policy. Dimensions are arbitrary name/value pairs that can be associated with a CloudWatch metric. Duplicate dimensions are not allowed.

Syntax

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

JSON

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

YAML

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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