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 Request Smart Meter Meter Reading Document Creation as Bulk

 

To request the mass creation of meter reading documents.

Technical Data

Entity Type

Service Operation

Software Component Version

IS-UT 606

Release State

released

Technical Name

SmartMeterMeterReadingDocumentERPBulkCreateRequest_Out

Namespace

http://sap.com/xi/IS-U/Global2

Application Component

IS-U

Category

SAP A2A

Direction

outbound

Mode

asynchronous

Idempotency

not applicable

Change/Update Behavior

not applicable

P2P Communication Enabled

yes

Business Context and Use

This outbound service operation requests the mass creation of meter reading documents. In SAP for Utilities, meter reading documents can be created as a mass process. This process triggers an outbound bulk message processing, which is sent to request the creation of these meter reading documents in the advanced metering infrastructure (AMI) system.

Features

In the bulk request message, each object (meter reading document) should provide the following values:

  • MeterReadingDocumentID

  • MeterReadingReasonCode

  • ScheduledMeterReadingDate

  • UtilitiesMeasurementTaskID

  • UtilitiesDeviceID

  • UtilitiesAdvancedMeteringSystemID

  • UtilitiesPointOfDeliveryPartyID

  • The UUID of the (single) request message

Furthermore, the UUID of the bulk request message header should also be supplied.

Error Handling

Typical errors include: General processing and mapping errors like MeterReadingDocumentID (Int. MR doc. ID) is initial; Message request UUID not provided, and so on.

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Message Types

  • SmartMeterMeterReadingDocumentERPBulkCreateRequest

Notes on SAP Implementation

Switch Framework

The Utilities business function set must be activated. Furthermore, the business function ISU_AMI_1 must be switched on.

Configuration

This operation is suitable for the Utilities Industry Solutions sector. It is necessary that the customer runs the IS-U application component in order to use it.

Enhancements

The Business Add-In (BAdI) ISU_SE_MRDOCSMCRTBLKRCO_ASYN is available for this operation. This BAdI definition is found in the enhancement spot: ISU_SPOT_SE_MRD. You can use this BAdI to create a customer-specific logic for the inbound and outbound mapping of application data.