Proration Rules Not Considered When Puchase/Cancellation Are Done In Same Cycle

(Doc ID 2250451.1)

Last updated on APRIL 17, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Communications Billing and Revenue Management - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


On Oracle Communications Billing and Revenue Management(BRM), version, Subscription Management,

It is observed that when a discount is purchased and cancelled in same day or in same cycle, the prorated rules are not being considered during cancellation.

<discount mode="parallel" type="subscription">
<description>Promo Multi-Packs 10 euros</description>
<discount_usage_validity discount_partial_validity_flags="prorate" discount_to_validity_flags="full" discount_from_validity_flags="prorate"/>
<discount_cycle_validity discount_partial_validity_flags="prorate" discount_to_validity_flags="full" discount_from_validity_flags="prorate"/>
<discount_usage_map snowball_flag="no" discount_flags="discount_inactivated">

Tests show that :
            - discount purchased in day D -> proration of “-10 euros” applied and correct.
            - if discount cancelled in day D -> BRM cancel the discount and apply a fee of same amount of discounting.
            - if discount cancelled in day D+3 -> BRM cancel the discount and apply a fee within value calculated with prorate of the global amount and number of days (to BDOM).


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