Autoscaling with Marathon

Enterprise DC/OS Updated: June 29, 2017

You can use autoscaling to automatically increase or decrease computing resources based on usage so that you’re using only the resources you need. Here are some examples to show you how to implement autoscaling for your services.

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Autoscaling using requests per second

You can use the marathon-lb-autoscale application to implement request rate-based autoscaling with Marathon. The marathon-lb-autoscale application works with any application that u...