In SAP-Plant Maintenance, Notifications are the means you use in the event of malfunctions or exceptional operational situations to describe, to request a Required task in the maintenance department.
Here are examples of Notifications:
A maintenance request is a targeted instruction to the maintenance department to perform an activity in the manner described. The decisive factor in this case is that there is no malfunction.
A malfunction report describes a malfunction at an object that affects its performance in some respect.
Depending on the need or requirement of your business, you can configure more notifications . For example, Inspection Activity , Service Entry , Emergency Notification etc.