SAP BIRM Training Course Details

Introduction to SAP BRIM

SAP BRIM, also known as SAP Billing and Revenue Innovation Management, is basically a high-volume usage-based solution that is mainly designed to ease the complex billing an invoicing process. Generally, it is used in industries like energy, telecom, utilities etc. but its usage in other similar areas is also increasing rapidly.

SAP BRIM Components

The solution comprises four core components:

  • SAP BRIM, subscription order management
  • SAP Convergent Charging
  • SAP Convergent Invoicing
  • Contract Accounts Receivable and Payable

BRIM is a basically an end-to-end cross industry solution that is a combination of SAP Sales Order and Management, SAP Convergent Charging, SAP Convergent Invoicing and SAP Customer Financial Management.

BRIM, with further innovations, has been transformed and given a new name as ‘Hybris Billing’. SAP Hybris Billing speed up the billing process while increasing the transparency across the complete revenue management process that includes customer engagement and revenue recognition.

SAP BRIM / Billing helps in Finding, Reaching and Targeting Right Audience :

A customer purchases a high-end smart phone online with his account. Few days later, when the customer logs in to his account on the internet, he/she sees an advertisement offering some discount on the compatible accessory of the recent high-end phone that he/she purchased from the same account.

SAP Hybris billing eases and automates the entire billing and ordering processes from the cloud, combining various billing streams to produce a bill of single invoice.

Benefits of an SAP BRIM implementation

Digitalisation enables new personalized products and services that must be pushed to market quickly With the BRIM solution, customer requirements can be implemented better and faster, processing times can be reduced and costs can be saved. High data volumes can be processed with high performance efficiently.

 Below tools are combined with SAP BRIM in one system,

SAP BRIM consists of several components that can be used individually according to requirements:

  • Customer and Contract Management (Subscription Order Management) in SAP Customer Relationship Management (SAP CRM)
  • Pricing in SAP Convergent Charging (SAP CC)
  • Billing and creation of invoices in SAP Convergent Invoicing (SAP CI)
  • Management of Open Items in Subledger Contract Accounts Receivable and Payable (SAP FI-CA)

SAP BRIM Online Training Course Curriculum :

  1. Master Data & Order Management in SAP CRM
     Subscription order management within SAP Hybris Billing
     Hybris Billing, subscription order management within SAP Hybris Billing – SAP BRIM Online Training
     Master Data: Business Partner & Business Agreement
     Provider Order, Provider Contracts & Order Distribution
     High level Product Setup & Configuration – SAP BRIM Online Training
     Integration into SAP Hybris Billing Charging
     Integration into Convergent Invoicing
  2. CONVERGENT CHARGING
     Introducing SAP Convergent Charging
     Core Tool – SAP BRIM Online Training
    o Describing the SAP Convergent Charging Core Tool
     Service Provider Master Data
    o Describing Rating Logic Concepts
    o Describing Charging Logic Concepts
    o Describing Allowances
     Customer Master Data – SAP BRIM Online Training
    o Describing Customer Master Data
     Advanced Exercises
    o Completing the Advanced Exercises
     Architecture and Integration
    o Describing the SAP Convergent Charging Architecture
     Web Services and Java APIs – SAP BRIM Online Training
    o Describing Web Services and Java APIs
     Charging Inputs and Outputs
    o Describing Charging Inputs
    o Describing Charging Outputs
     Cross Industry Examples – SAP BRIM Online Training
    o Describing Cross Industry Examples
     Optional Topics
    o Describing the Refill Concepts
    o Describing Batch Acquisition and Rating Toolset (BART)
    o Describing the Import Export Connector (IEC)
    o Describing Session Based Charging
    o Using Convergent Charging as an Online Charging System (OCS) – SAP BRIM Online Training
    o Installing SAP Convergent Charging
    o Describing Performance Tuning
    o Describing System Monitoring
     Links and Resources – SAP BRIM Online Training
    o Listing the Links and Resources for SAP Convergent Charging 5.0
  3. CONVERGENT INVOICING
     Introduction to Billing for High Volume Industries
    o Introduction to Billing for High Volume Industries
    o Architecture of SAP Convergent Invoicing
     Master Data/FI-CA Basics
    o Business Partner Concept for Convergent Invoicing
    o Contract Accounts for Convergent Invoicing
    o Posting Open Items in FI-CA and FI-GL Integration
     Billable Items Management – SAP BRIM Online Training
    o Billable Item Management Overview
    o Performing Billable Item Management
    o Creating and Monitoring Billable Items
     Billing Process – SAP BRIM Online Training
    o Concepts of Billing in Contract Accounts Receivable and Payable
    o Billing Process Execution
     Invoicing Process
    o Invoicing Overview and Execution
    o Invoicing Process Configuration
    o Invoicing Reversal and Billing Reversal
     Invoice Functions – SAP BRIM Online Training
    o Invoicing Functions
     Account Display