InstanceRecommendationOption - AWS Compute Optimizer


Describes a recommendation option for an Amazon EC2 instance.



The instance type of the instance recommendation.

Type: String

Required: No


The performance risk of the instance recommendation option.

Performance risk is the likelihood of the recommended instance type not meeting the performance requirement of your workload.

The lowest performance risk is categorized as 0, and the highest as 5.

Type: Double

Valid Range: Minimum value of 0. Maximum value of 5.

Required: No


An array of objects that describe the projected utilization metrics of the instance recommendation option.


The Cpu and Memory metrics are the only projected utilization metrics returned. Additionally, the Memory metric is returned only for resources that have the unified CloudWatch agent installed on them. For more information, see Enabling Memory Utilization with the CloudWatch Agent.

Type: Array of UtilizationMetric objects

Required: No


The rank of the instance recommendation option.

The top recommendation option is ranked as 1.

Type: Integer

Required: No

See Also

For more information about using this API in one of the language-specific AWS SDKs, see the following: