It is possible for users to follow specific TE Tasks, Transports and SAP Objects via the Web UI.
There are two configuration activities that need to be performed in the TE Domain Controlling to activate Following:
1. Program /BTI/TE_RUFOLLOWITEMS_UPDATE must be scheduled (after creating a variant)
(the recommendation is to add this program same job as the web UI news update program /BTI/TE_RUNEWS_UPDATE)