Item Design Patterns
Most emerging or advanced technology hardware devices rely upon the IOS + features; as a result the ability to recognize revenue intends to be delayed until the components are shipped in full.
- Hardware device – when the device sold has been structured in a transaction with another add-on feature.
- Exceptions; Partial shipments; a case where the hardware and software have different shipment schedules.
- Assume the device isn’t valued alone and requires the software in this scenario there is no value for recognition of revenue the answer is “no”.