Review the outcome of predictive scaling

STOP Please note: This workshop version is now deprecated, and an updated version has been moved to AWS Workshop Studio. This workshop remains here for reference to those who have used this workshop before for reference only. Link to updated workshop is here: Efficient and Resilient Workloads with Amazon EC2 Auto Scaling.

Verify predictive scaling policy in AWS Console

Predictive scaling scales the number of instances at the beginning of each hour.

  1. Navigate to the Auto Scaling console, click on Auto Scaling group ec2-workshop-asg
  2. Click on tab Automatic scaling
  3. A new policy has been created under Predictive scaling policies


At the head of next hour, predictive scaling is forecasting capacity of 5 instances predictive-scaling


Do you know at what time predictive scaling will start launching instances? Expand to see the answer.
Do you know the AWS CLI command to verify the created predictive policy? Expand to see the answer.