AWS::ECS::TaskDefinition ResourceRequirement - AWS CloudFormation

AWS::ECS::TaskDefinition ResourceRequirement

The ResourceRequirement property specifies the type and amount of a resource to assign to a container. The only supported resource is a GPU. For more information, see Working with GPUs 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 will reserve for the container. The number of GPUs reserved for all containers in a task should not exceed the number of available GPUs on the container instance the task is launched on.

If the InferenceAccelerator type is used, the value should match the DeviceName for an InferenceAccelerator specified in a task definition.

Required: Yes

Type: String

Update requires: Replacement