User notification process overview - Amazon Simple Notification Service

User notification process overview

  1. Obtain the credentials and device token for the mobile platforms that you want to support.

  2. Use the credentials to create a platform application object (PlatformApplicationArn) using Amazon SNS. For more information, see Create a platform endpoint and manage device tokens.

  3. Use the returned credentials to request a device token for your mobile app and device from the mobile platforms. The token you receive represents your mobile app and device.

  4. Use the device token and the PlatformApplicationArn to create a platform endpoint object (EndpointArn) using Amazon SNS. For more information, see Create a platform endpoint and manage device tokens.

  5. Use the EndpointArn to publish a message to an app on a mobile device. For more information, see Send a direct message to a mobile device and the Publish API in the Amazon Simple Notification Service API Reference.