Plan e-mail integration (SharePoint Server 2010)
Published: June 17, 2010
Enabling communication is a critical component for creating Web applications in which group members can interact with each other and keep up with changes to information through the use of alerts. The site collection features that are dependent on communications being properly set up include:
Alerts that notify group members when things have changed.
Administrative messages related to requests for site access and other site administration issues.
To make the most effective use of the communications features, planning should include understanding the software requirements and maintenance considerations.
Plan communication by using the following articles:
Plan incoming e-mail (SharePoint Server 2010), which provides information on how to set up e-mail for discussion groups.
Plan outgoing e-mail (SharePoint Server 2010), which provides information on how to use alerts and administrative messages.