Oracle BRM billing process

First, let’s take a look at an overall picture of what the Oracle BRM billing process does: Compiles the total amount of balance impacts that have occurred in the past month. This can include usage fees and subscription fees. Changes the status of all the bill items associated with the bill from pending to open…

Closed User Groups (CUG) in Oracle BRM

So, what is a closed user group? It is a virtual group of accounts/subscribers connected to each other by sharing the same profile attribute or by having something else in common. Members of this group can have calls among them rated differently from other calls – for example, by their being given a special discount.…

Troubleshooting the BRM Pipeline Start Up

Issue 1 To see if all the pipelines are up, use this command: »pss | grep ifw«. The output should look like this: $ pss | grep ifw pin 18601 18486 0 10:48:02 pts/0 00:00 /opt/portal/pin/bin/dm_ifw_sync pin 24721 1 0 11:53:28 pts/0 01:00 bin/ifw -r ./custom/conf/dia_1_P.reg pin 18603 18486 0 10:48:02 pts/0 00:00 /opt/portal/pin/bin/dm_ifw_sync pin…

Custom Fields in Oracle BRM

Oracle Communications Billing and Revenue Management (Oracle BRM \ formally known as Portal Infranet) offers two methods for creating, editing and deleting custom fields and storable classes. One approach is by using Storable Class Editor, part of the Developer Center application, and the other is by using SDK opcodes. For a number of reasons, I…