Integrations with Kubernetes Event-driven Autoscaling (KEDA) on Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)

The Kubernetes Event-driven Autoscaling (KEDA) add-on for AKS integrates with features provided by Azure and open-source projects.


The AKS support policy doesn't cover integrations with open-source projects.

Observe your autoscaling with Kubernetes events

KEDA automatically emits Kubernetes events allowing customers to operate their application autoscaling.

To learn about the available metrics, we recommend reading the KEDA documentation.

Scalers for Azure services

KEDA can integrate with various tools and services through a rich catalog of Azure KEDA scalers and supports leading cloud platforms and open-source technologies.

KEDA leverages the following scalers for Azure services:

As of KEDA version 2.10, the Prometheus scaler supports Azure managed service for Prometheus.

You can also install external scalers to autoscale on other Azure services:


External scalers aren't supported as part of the add-on and rely on community support.

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