AWS::AutoScaling::ScalingPolicy PredictiveScalingPredefinedLoadMetric - AWS CloudFormation

AWS::AutoScaling::ScalingPolicy PredictiveScalingPredefinedLoadMetric

Contains load metric information for the PredefinedLoadMetricSpecification property of the AWS::AutoScaling::ScalingPolicy PredictiveScalingMetricSpecification property type.


Does not apply to policies that use a metric pair for the metric specification.


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


{ "PredefinedMetricType" : String, "ResourceLabel" : String }


PredefinedMetricType: String ResourceLabel: String



The metric type.

Required: Yes

Type: String

Allowed values: ALBTargetGroupRequestCount | ASGTotalCPUUtilization | ASGTotalNetworkIn | ASGTotalNetworkOut

Update requires: No interruption


A label that uniquely identifies a specific Application Load Balancer target group from which to determine the request count served by your Auto Scaling group. You can't specify a resource label unless the target group is attached to the Auto Scaling group.

You create the resource label by appending the final portion of the load balancer ARN and the final portion of the target group ARN into a single value, separated by a forward slash (/). The format of the resource label is:



  • app/<load-balancer-name>/<load-balancer-id> is the final portion of the load balancer ARN

  • targetgroup/<target-group-name>/<target-group-id> is the final portion of the target group ARN.

To find the ARN for an Application Load Balancer, use the DescribeLoadBalancers API operation. To find the ARN for the target group, use the DescribeTargetGroups API operation.

Required: Conditional

Type: String

Update requires: No interruption