AWS::ECS::TaskDefinition ResourceRequirement - AWS CloudFormation

AWS::ECS::TaskDefinition ResourceRequirement

The type and amount of a resource to assign to a container. The supported resource types are GPUs and Elastic Inference accelerators. For more information, see Working with GPUs on Amazon ECS or Working with Amazon Elastic Inference on Amazon ECS in the Amazon Elastic Container Service Developer Guide


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


{ "Type" : String, "Value" : String }


Type: String Value: String



The type of resource to assign to a container. The supported values are GPU or InferenceAccelerator.

Required: Yes

Type: String

Allowed values: GPU | InferenceAccelerator

Update requires: Replacement


The value for the specified resource type.

If the GPU type is used, the value is the number of physical GPUs the Amazon ECS container agent reserves for the container. The number of GPUs that's reserved for all containers in a task can't exceed the number of available GPUs on the container instance that the task is launched on.

If the InferenceAccelerator type is used, the value matches the deviceName for an InferenceAccelerator specified in a task definition.

Required: Yes

Type: String

Update requires: Replacement