Incorrect Quarterly Charges When Using Advace Billing (Doc ID 602460.1)

Last updated on JULY 30, 2008

Applies to:

Oracle Communications Billing and Revenue Management - Version: 7.0.0.0.0 to 7.3.1.0.0
This problem can occur on any platform.

Symptoms

The

issue is related to incorrect charges being applied when in-advace billing is configured.


Steps to see the issue

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Following are the pin.conf settings:

- actg_dom 10

- bill_when 3  - for quarterly cycle billing(an example setting ,issue not dependent on this)

Created a product with 1 month inadvance billing and a scaled amount of 200$

Created an account with a dummy product on may 24th

The billing cycle is May 24 to June 10. Changed cycle to quarterly cycle

Now the billing cycle is May 24 Aug 10.

Now purchased the quarterly product and backdated the purchase and cycle to May 1st.

Got 2 events 200$ and also for the 1 month in advance 67(Aug 1 to Sept 1).This is fine and is
the expected

Next  moved to Aug 10th and ran billing for this account.

Got 2 events (Sept 1 Nov 1) 132.61 (Nov 1 Dec 1) 65.22
The actual result is 197.83
The Expected result is 200 $

Ran one more billing on Nov 10th

Got 2 events(Dec 1 Feb 1) 134.78 (Feb 1 Mar 1)62.92
The actual result is 197.70
The Expected result is 200 $


Ran billing on feb 10

Got 2 events (Mar 1 May 1) 137.08  (May 1 June 1) 67.39
The actual result is 204.47 $
The Expected result is 200 $

Cause

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