Product With Semi-Annual Event Has An Earning Period Of 8 Months For Back Dated Activations

(Doc ID 1403049.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 26, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Communications Billing and Revenue Management - Version: 7.3.1.0.0 and later   [Release: 7.3.1 and later ]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

A product with Semi-annual event has an earning period of 8 months for backdated activations.

Steps to reproduce:
1.  Created an account on 08/24/2011 with BDOM as 26 and purchased a semi-annual product on 8/24/2011 inactivated.
2.  On 10/29/2011, updated the product to start from 08/26/2011 and activated it.

The product's earning period is for 8 months as follows:
     Earned start date - 08/26/2011
     Earned end date  - 04/26/2012

Expected it to be:
     Earned start date - 08/26/2011
     Earned end date  - 02/26/2012

Also why the cycle is like below:
     Cycle Start Date : 08/26/2011
     Cycle End Date  : 11/26/2011

Cause

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