Dates used in Cloud Cruiser Express are defined as follows:
For more information, see Setting the selection date.
These are the dates set by batch processing that aligns the data into the database for billing purposes, and are stored in the Summary and Detail data for reporting. These are normally derived from the Selection Date. Only the Accounting End Date is significant for reporting. The starting and ending dates are typically the same.
These are dates in the collected data that show the actual date when the usage occurred. This is stored in the Detail data and is normally the same as the accounting date and is used for reporting purposes only.