Determine the statement item type

Determine the type of statement item as a first step to create a statement item. Or, you must determine the source from where the consumption or usage details and the cost of consumption data would be retrieved.

Before you begin

Role required: service_charging_analyst

About this task

Consumption Statement Item
Cost of the consumption statement item is generated every fiscal period from any platform table that contains the consumption data. Cost information could also come from the same table or can be applied from a rate card.
Cost Model Statement Item
Cost model statement item retrieves the allocated unit cost data from the cost transparency application.
Service Catalog Statement Item
You can derive the cost, consumption volumes, and consumption details of an item from the Requested Item (sc_req_item) table in service catalog.

Procedure

  1. Navigate to Financial Reporting > Administration > Statement Items.
  2. Click New to create a statement item or click the name of an existing statement item that you want to edit in the Statement Items list.
  3. Select the type of statement item you want to create.

What to do next

Define a statement item depending on the source where your consumption data is available.

Table 1. What type of Statement Item? form
Field Description
Consumption Statement Item Click the link to create a consumption statement item.
Cost Model Statement Item Click the link to create a cost model statement item.
Service Catalog Statement Item Click the link to create a service catalog statement item.