Autoscale worker nodes on a cluster to increase or decrease the number of resources available. Autoscaling for worker nodes is configured in the machine pool definition if you are configuring an existing cluster.

Enabling autoscaling nodes in an existing cluster using OCM

Enable autoscaling for worker nodes in the machine pool definition from the OCM console.

Procedure
  1. From the OCM console, navigate to the Clusters page and select the cluster that you want to enable autoscaling for.

  2. On the selected cluster, select the Machine pools tab.

  3. Click the Options menu kebab at the end of the machine pool that you want to enable autoscaling for and select Scale.

  4. On the Edit node count dialog, select the Enable autoscaling checkbox.

  5. Select Apply to save these changes and enable autoscaling for the cluster.