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

Welcome

With Application Auto Scaling, you can configure automatic scaling for your scalable resources. You can use Application Auto Scaling to accomplish the following tasks:

  • Define scaling policies to automatically scale your AWS or custom 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 resources:

To learn more about Application Auto Scaling, including information about granting IAM users required permissions for Application Auto Scaling actions, see the Application Auto Scaling User Guide.

This document was last published on May 22, 2019.