Definition

autoscaling

This definition is part of our Essential Guide: The AWS re:Invent 2013 experience

Auto-scaling, also spelled autoscaling, is a cloud computing service feature that automatically adds or removes compute resources depending upon actual usage. Auto-scaling is sometimes referred to as automatic elasticity. 

 

 

This was last updated in July 2012

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