There are file collectors for many types of file types and different devices. Each collector in CapSettle is schedulable with a frequency down to one (1) second and assigned with resources.
Typical collectors in CapSettle for Interconnect billing are:
File collectors – collects any file from the specified path as configured in the setup. This is then mapped towards a specific file format verifying that all necessary information is present in the file or correct as specified in the agreement. The most commonly used file types here are ASCII formatted xDRs.
Suspense collectors – allows the specific job flow to schedule and collect corrected files from the suspense tables for re-processing.
Re-rate collectors – collects files affected by a re-rating procedure in CapSettle.