This Profile is for reporting all audio-only Usage, Revenue or Sales to Record Companies and other companies that hold rights in Sound Recordings or Releases. This Profile is also for reporting Usage, Revenue or Sales for music videos.
To indicate that a Sales/Usage Report is created in accordance with this Profile standard, the
Profile Cell in the
HEAD Record shall contain the value
ProfileVersion Cell shall contain the value 1.0. The Record Types referenced herein are defined in Part 8 of the standard.
When Usages, Revenues or Sales are to be reported for Resources using the Profile for Financial Reporting to Record Companies all usage, sale and/or revenue information shall be communicated, together with Release and Resource information, in a series of 0-n Single Block Records. The
SR08 Records shall be preceded exactly by one or more Summary Records
SY10 for the type of use, commercial model and territory the Releases and/or Resources contained in the Sales/Usage Report Message has been traded under. Figure 1 below shows how to report Usages, Revenues or Sales in accordance with the Profile for Financial Reporting to Record Companies.
Figure 1 – Reporting Usages, Revenues or Sales in the Profile for Financial Reporting to Record Companies
The table below provides an overview of the order and cardinality of the Records to be used in this Profile.