AWS SDK Version 3 for .NET
API Reference

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Gets information about the scalable targets in the specified namespace.

You can filter the results using the ResourceIds and ScalableDimension parameters.

To create a scalable target or update an existing one, see RegisterScalableTarget. If you are no longer using a scalable target, you can deregister it using DeregisterScalableTarget.


For .NET Core and PCL this operation is only available in asynchronous form. Please refer to DescribeScalableTargetsAsync.

Namespace: Amazon.ApplicationAutoScaling
Assembly: AWSSDK.ApplicationAutoScaling.dll
Version: 3.x.y.z


public virtual DescribeScalableTargetsResponse DescribeScalableTargets(
         DescribeScalableTargetsRequest request
Type: Amazon.ApplicationAutoScaling.Model.DescribeScalableTargetsRequest

Container for the necessary parameters to execute the DescribeScalableTargets service method.

Return Value
The response from the DescribeScalableTargets service method, as returned by ApplicationAutoScaling.


ConcurrentUpdateException Concurrent updates caused an exception, for example, if you request an update to an Application Auto Scaling resource that already has a pending update.
InternalServiceException The service encountered an internal error.
InvalidNextTokenException The next token supplied was invalid.
ValidationException An exception was thrown for a validation issue. Review the available parameters for the API request.


This example describes the scalable targets for the ecs service namespace.

To describe scalable targets

var response = client.DescribeScalableTargets(new DescribeScalableTargetsRequest 
    ServiceNamespace = "ecs"

List scalableTargets = response.ScalableTargets;


Version Information

.NET Framework:
Supported in: 4.5, 4.0, 3.5

Portable Class Library:
Supported in: Windows Store Apps
Supported in: Windows Phone 8.1
Supported in: Xamarin Android
Supported in: Xamarin iOS (Unified)
Supported in: Xamarin.Forms

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