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Status Not under consideration
Created by Guest
Created on Aug 2, 2017

Add Autoscaling features to various buildpacks

Currently auto-scaling only allows us to scale by memory for non libery buildpacks. I'd like to see the same for every buildpack

Idea priority High
  • Admin
    Aug 19, 2020

    Closing due to lack of response

  • Admin
    Carl Swanson
    May 14, 2020

    much different auto scaling version now available, please re-evaluate if you feel it is necessary for this continued idea

  • Guest
    Feb 12, 2018

    The current  Autoscaler provides more metrics support than memory only for IBM runtimes/buildpacks ( Liberty, node.js, Swift ), for other runtimes, you can only scale based on memory.  Please see more details on IBM Cloud docs page:

    The support of throughput and response time based scaling for other runtimes/buildpacks will be in the open source edition. 
    The heap based scaling support in open source edition depends on a garden feature to be able to collect application custom metric and send to Loggregator, it is still under discussion. 


Auto-scaling with spring

Getting started with the Auto-Scaling service As a developer I'd like to have a Spring Boot Liberty application with metrics data will be collected by the Auto-Scaling service.
over 6 years ago in  2 Not under consideration