No Discount For Traffic Events After Rerating

(Doc ID 2313685.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 12, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Communications Billing and Revenue Management - Version 7.5.0.16.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

On Oracle Communications Billing and Revenue Management (BRM) version 7.5.0.16.0, there is no discount for traffic after re-rating and after backdated purchasing traffic discount.

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:

1. (2016/1/1) Create account with 3 services: serv1, serv2, and serv3

serv1 is connected to INV billinfo1 (pay_type 10001)
serv2 is connected to TECH billinfo2 (pay_type 10007, ar_billinfo=billinfo1)
serv3 is connected to TECH billinfo3 (pay_type 10007, ar_billinfo=billinfo1)

2. (2016/1/1) Purchase product with cycle fee and RATE_PLAN for all of above services

3. (2016/1/12) Rate current cycle traffic from serv1 (RATE_1_0) and serv3 (RATE_3_0)

4. (2016/2/2) Perform billing

5. (2016/2/12) Rate current cycle traffic from serv1 (RATE_1_1) and serv3 (RATE_3_1)

6. (2016/3/2) Perform billing

7. (2016/3/12) Rate current cycle traffic from serv1 (RATE_1_2) and serv3 (RATE_3_2)

8. (2016/4/2) Perform billing

9. (2016/4/2) For serv1 and serv3, purchase product with resource 2000017 and discount (traffic) working on this resource both backdated (START_T = 2016/2/1)

10. Perform re-rating with START_T = 2016/2/1

Cause

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