Two Cycle Forward Events Created During Billing When Purchase Deal As Future (Doc ID 562514.1)

Last updated on JULY 14, 2011

Applies to:

Oracle Communications Billing and Revenue Management - Version: 7.3.0.0.1 and later   [Release: 7.3.0 and later ]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Checked for relevance on 08-18-2008
Checked for relevance on 15-Jul-2011

Symptoms

Two cycle forward events are getting created during billing when purchase a deal in future date
as Billing Day.

Scenario:
1) Create an account with a line and purchased X plan on 11/09/09, (Billing DOM is 10)
2) Purchase a Deal (for cycle forward event) on 25/09/09 and passed PIN_FLD_START_T input flist
as 10/10/09
3) Run billing

It is observered that two cycle forward events are created
1) One cycle forward event with the valid from and valid to in balance group as 10/10/09, which is
unexpected.
2) Another cycle forward event with valid from as 10/10/09 and valid to as 10/11/09 for sub
balances (i.e. billing cycle), which is expected.

Cause

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