A modern notification system is a software that provides a means of delivering a message to a set of or only one recipient. For example, notification systems can send an e-mail when a new topic or question has been added.
CM Answer uses an internal notification system to send a message to the CM Answer discussion forum each time a new question has been posted and also to send email message to users which are following the question once a new answer has been posted
- The act of notifying.
- A message or announcement sent to the user or administrator of a system. The recipient may be a human or an automated notification manager.