Proration Issue Using Rate Plan Selector
Last updated on SEPTEMBER 24, 2016
Applies to:Oracle Communications Billing and Revenue Management - Version: 126.96.36.199.0
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Issue on Prorate functionality using Rate Plan Selector, the scenario is explained as below :
Create a product having a rate plan selector to select the right price based on the service attribute. In the rate plans use the prorate functionality.
Let say on 1st January, purchase the above product . On 15th February ( middle of the next month ) , try to change the attribute value related to product purchased ( e.g., we want to upgrade ADSL from 5MB to 10MB ) the proration for the second rate plan is not calculated starting from that date ( 15th February ) but the entire charge of the new rate plan take effects from next month ( March )
1) Create product that has
a) rate plan selector based on the service attribute
b) each rate plan use the prorate and has a Monthly charge (2 rate plans)
2) On 1st Jan, Create a customer
3) Purchase the product created above (selected the first rate plan)
4) change pin_virtual_time to 15th Feb.
5) On 15th Feb, Change the product attribute in the middle of next month using the PCM_OP_CUST_MODIFY_SERVICE opcode
6) On 1st Mar, Run billing.
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