Application Auto Scaling
API Reference (API Version 2016-02-06)


With Application Auto Scaling, you can automatically scale your AWS resources. The experience is similar to that of Auto Scaling. You can use Application Auto Scaling to accomplish the following tasks:

  • Define scaling policies to automatically scale your AWS resources

  • Scale your resources in response to CloudWatch alarms

  • Schedule one-time or recurring scaling actions

  • View the history of your scaling events

Application Auto Scaling can scale the following AWS resources:

For a list of supported regions, see AWS Regions and Endpoints: Application Auto Scaling in the AWS General Reference.

This document was last published on December 13, 2017.