TargetConfiguration - GameLift Service


Settings for a target-based scaling policy (see ScalingPolicy . A target-based policy tracks a particular fleet metric specifies a target value for the metric. As player usage changes, the policy triggers Amazon Web Services to adjust capacity so that the metric returns to the target value. The target configuration specifies settings as needed for the target based policy, including the target value.

Related actions

DescribeFleetCapacity | UpdateFleetCapacity | DescribeEC2InstanceLimits | PutScalingPolicy | DescribeScalingPolicies | DeleteScalingPolicy | StopFleetActions | StartFleetActions | All APIs by task



In the following list, the required parameters are described first.


Desired value to use with a target-based scaling policy. The value must be relevant for whatever metric the scaling policy is using. For example, in a policy using the metric PercentAvailableGameSessions, the target value should be the preferred size of the fleet's buffer (the percent of capacity that should be idle and ready for new game sessions).

Type: Double

Required: Yes

See Also

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