Need To Consider Credit Limit During Event Based Charging(Stop Accounting)

(Doc ID 756653.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 15, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Communications Billing and Revenue Management - Version to [Release 7.3.0 to 7.3.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Checked for relevance on 17-Jan-2014


-- Problem Statement:
During stop accounting BRM does not consider credit limits. This is fine for session events. But
for occurrence events like SMS/Ring tone purchase, the request(direct debit) gets mapped to stop
accounting opcode, which doesn't check for the credit limit. This results in credit exposure.

Created a product without setting "override credit limit" flag And created account using it.This account had a balance of 1 SR and I passed a event which would be charged 2 SR. Ideally this event should be rejected without any balance impact. But it consumed 1 SR and returned rating status 24 (Credit limit exceeded).


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