DescribeMetricCollectionTypes - Amazon EC2 Auto Scaling
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DescribeMetricCollectionTypes

Describes the available CloudWatch metrics for Amazon EC2 Auto Scaling.

Response Elements

The following elements are returned by the service.

Granularities.member.N

The granularities for the metrics.

Type: Array of MetricGranularityType objects

Metrics.member.N

The metrics.

Type: Array of MetricCollectionType objects

Errors

For information about the errors that are common to all actions, see Common Errors.

ResourceContention

You already have a pending update to an Amazon EC2 Auto Scaling resource (for example, an Auto Scaling group, instance, or load balancer).

HTTP Status Code: 500

Examples

Example

This example illustrates one usage of DescribeMetricCollectionTypes.

Sample Request

https://autoscaling.amazonaws.com/?Version=2011-01-01&Action=DescribeMetricCollectionTypes &Version=2011-01-01 &AUTHPARAMS

Sample Response

<DescribeMetricCollectionTypesResponse xmlns="http://autoscaling.amazonaws.com/doc/2011-01-01/"> <DescribeMetricCollectionTypesResult> <Granularities> <member> <Granularity>1Minute</Granularity> </member> </Granularities> <Metrics> <member> <Metric>GroupMinSize</Metric> </member> <member> <Metric>GroupMaxSize</Metric> </member> <member> <Metric>GroupDesiredCapacity</Metric> </member> <member> <Metric>GroupInServiceInstances</Metric> </member> <member> <Metric>GroupPendingInstances</Metric> </member> <member> <Metric>GroupTerminatingInstances</Metric> </member> <member> <Metric>GroupStandbyInstances</Metric> </member> <member> <Metric>GroupTotalInstances</Metric> </member> <member> <Metric>GroupInServiceCapacity</Metric> </member> <member> <Metric>GroupPendingCapacity</Metric> </member> <member> <Metric>GroupStandbyCapacity</Metric> </member> <member> <Metric>GroupTerminatingCapacity</Metric> </member> <member> <Metric>GroupTotalCapacity</Metric> </member> <member> <Metric>WarmPoolDesiredCapacity</Metric> </member> <member> <Metric>WarmPoolWarmedCapacity</Metric> </member> <member> <Metric>WarmPoolPendingCapacity</Metric> </member> <member> <Metric>WarmPoolTerminatingCapacity</Metric> </member> <member> <Metric>WarmPoolTotalCapacity</Metric> </member> <member> <Metric>GroupAndWarmPoolDesiredCapacity</Metric> </member> <member> <Metric>GroupAndWarmPoolTotalCapacity</Metric> </member> </Metrics> </DescribeMetricCollectionTypesResult> <ResponseMetadata> <RequestId>7c6e177f-f082-11e1-ac58-3714bEXAMPLE</RequestId> </ResponseMetadata> </DescribeMetricCollectionTypesResponse>

See Also

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