The Notification security profile enables users with the Notification User role to send push notifications.
An administrator can configure the Notification security profile to include any combination of security providers. Once the profile is configured, the administrator must edit the Notification-role-mapping.xml file, and map the Notification User logical role to the appropriate physical roles.
In SAP Mobile Platform, the back end can send notifications to synchronize data to a specific device. The back end sends notifications to the server, which forwards them to subscribing client applications. For iOS, notification are forwarded via Apple Push Notification Service (APNS); for Android, notifications are forwarded via Google Cloud Messaging (GCM).