ECE Keeps Creating Multiple Item Sponsor For The Sharing Member Usage

(Doc ID 2361956.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 21, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle Communications BRM - Elastic Charging Engine - Version 11.3.0.3.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

On : 11.3.0.3.9 version, Balance Management

ACTUAL BEHAVIOR
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User observing that ECE keeps creating new the Item Sponsor for each sharing member usage.
The newly created Item Sponsor is not updated to the customer cache causing it to create a new item sponsor for every usage. This is causing REL to fail as it is unable to update the Item Poid List .


EXPECTED BEHAVIOR
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It should use the newly created Item Sponsor.

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

  1. Account creation                                                          
         A. CUST1_PUID, with alterationOffer to consume free seconds on sharer    
         B. CUST2_PUID, with chargeOffer, to rate usage requests                 
  2. Create discount sharing group for CUST1_PUID and add CUST2_PUID to it.
  3. Create Ordered Balance Group for CUST2_PUID
  4. Send usage requests for CUST2_PUID and see that for every usage new /item/sponsor created.


Changes

 

Cause

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