• Operationalizing analytics - simple and advanced (data-science) models with the PI System

    25-minute read   Audience for this lab Lab description Summary Exercise 1 – Feed dryer - golden temperature profile End-to-end data flow pattern Exercise 2 – Gaso...
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  • Industrial IoT time-series data engineering - a layered approach to data quality

    10-minute read   Data quality is a foundational prerequisite for data engineering in your digital transformation and data science/machine learning initiatives.  This is a "how-to"  for getting started ...
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  • Usage-based, condition-based and predictive maintenance with the PI System - a layered approach

    10-minute read   Intro video  Audience for this lab Lab description Summary Exercise 1: Usage-based Maintenance - motor runhours and valve actuation counts Exercise 2: Condition-based ...
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  • Getting started with IIoT sensor deployment

    Summary Exercise 1: Energy usage – Amps (current transformer) – Advantech Exercise 2: Condition monitoring – Motor Temperature (thermal camera) – Fluke Exercise 3: Condition monitor...
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  • Deferred upgrades – Have Hidden costs

    Let us consider OSIsoft training facility located within OSIsoft’s offices in San Leandro, California. The training facility has desktop PCs for 20 students, a desktop PC for the instructor, and several server ...
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  • Excel Is Our Friend – Part III

    Excel Is Our Friend – Part III Toolbox As I child I remember my Dad doing most of the auto repair himself. And if anyone was outside doing anything, I was there (a simpler time, before Xbox, even before ...
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  • Excel Is Our Friend – Part II

    Excel Is Our Friend – Part II Foundation Before diving into our subject matter too deeply, I need to be true to my words (from my “Welcome to Treasure Island”blog entry): “As I proceed...
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  • How to Bind PI AF Element Attributes to PI Tags Without a Tag Naming Convention

    This article was written using a Virtual Learning Lab (VLE) virtual machine. If you have your own PI System, great! You're welcome to follow along with what you've got, but if you'd like to access the machine used to ...
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  • "Ideas" no longer available on PI Square

    Every day, you work with different software products of OSIsoft to make data-driven decisions, monitor the health of your assets, build dashboards or support others in getting access to data. And as you interact with ...
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  • CBM and Condition Monitoring – Process vis-a-vis Equipment Reliability

    The following is from the lab notes for the hands-on lab "CBM and Condition Monitoring – Process vis-a-vis Equipment Reliability" at PI World 2018, San Francisco, CA. Lab manual and slides are attached.  C...
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  • Advanced Analytics and Machine Learning Use Cases with Industrial Sensor Data - Yeast - MSPC - Multivariate Statistical Process Control

    This Lab was part of PI World 2019 in San Francisco. The Lab manual used during the instructor led interactive workshop is attached.  Lab VM is available via OSIsoft Learning    In previous years, ...
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  • Excel addin to update Templates - finally it works !!

    For the last couple of years I have been using the OSIsoft tool to update all Word document field properties using Excel sheet . This was used to create all the design specifications and installation operational quali...
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  • Monitoring the health of your PI Connectors with Powershell and AF SDK

    As of the time of writing this, there are only a few ways I can think of to make sure that a connector is running and healthy.   Checking the tags that it is writing to and making sure they are updating. Checki...
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  • Fit for Purpose - Layers of Analytics using the PI System

    The following is from the lab notes for the hands-on lab "Fit for Purpose - Layers of Analytics using the PI System: AF, MATLAB, and Machine Learning" at PI World 2018, San Francisco, CA Lab VM is available via ...
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  • Incorporating Condition Monitoring Data - Vibration, Infrared and Acoustic for Condition-based Maintenance

    This Lab was part of TechCon 2017 in San Francisco. The Lab manual used during the instructor led interactive workshop is attached.  Lab VM is available via OSIsoft Learning   Traditionally, t...
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  • Apply Predictive Machine Learning Models to Operations - Predict Gasoline RVP

    This Lab was part of PI World 2018 in San Francisco. The Lab manual used during the instructor led interactive workshop is attached.  Lab VM is available via OSIsoft Learning    In a crude oil refinery,...
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  • Fit for Purpose - Layers of Analytics using the PI System - Part 2

    Oil refinery process unit operation – Alkylation feed dryer (Exercise 1) This exercise uses an oil refinery Alkylation feed dryer process to illustrate the layers of analytics - descriptive, diagnostic, predicti...
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  • Exploring PI AF Analytics for Advanced Analysis and Prediction - Distribution Transformers

    The following is from the lab notes for the hands-on lab "Exploring PI AF Analytics for Advanced Analysis and Prediction" at PI T&D + Power Generation Users Group Meeting, 2018.   Lab VM is availabl...
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  • Operational Forecasting  - Wind Turbine Power Generation

    The following is from the lab notes for the hands-on lab "Operational Forecasting" at OSIsoft Users Conference 2017, San Francisco, CA.  Lab VM is available via OSIsoft Learning The Lab manual is attach...
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  • Fit for Purpose - Layers of Analytics using the PI System - Part 3

    We use PI Integrator to publish the data in a row-column format for the next steps.     And, use PowerBI for descriptive analytics with this large dataset covering several months of minute resolution data...
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