CABS (Carrier Access Billing Systems) Billing Outputs Specifications Volume 3 Billing Data Tape (BDT)
Document Number SR-1872
Issue Number 28
Issue Date Feb 2018
ABSTRACT: Volume 3 of the CABS BOS is the fourth of a six volume set. It contains the Billing Data Tape (BDT) records, the mechanized equivalent
of the bill and CSR print images. Each record is displayed with all pertinent data, including element name, record positions, field
length and characteristics. A narrative text, along with guides for certain records are also included.
Note that the data elements appearing on the BDT records are defined within SR-1874 (CABS BOS Volume 4). This issue contains all
revisions for the BDT up to and including Version 58, which becomes effective September 2018.
The edits to this volume is the removal of records 10-32-02-50, 10-32-05-00 and 10-40-01-00; Removal of fields in record 10-40-05-00;
Modifications to Section 4.31; Removal of example of Local Transport Credit Applied.