• PI System Connectivity Toolkit for LabVIEW

    I am thrilled to announce the posting of the PI System Connectivity Toolkit for LabVIEW on the National Instruments Reference Design Portal.   National Instruments equips engineers and scientists with systems tha...
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  • Future of Digital Support is Coming Q1 2019

    We are working hard to continuously make your experiences with OSIsoft better and the next major milestone towards that goal will happen in Q1 2019. We’ll be reconstructing the majority of the Tech Support site ...
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  • What is the best way to "save" image files in PI?

    Introduction  Images can be very useful for quality control and process troubleshooting. Process engineers expect to be able to easily correlate image files with a specific production event (by using proper file...
    fbatista
    created by fbatista
  • PI Data Archive Field Service Technical Standard is now available!

    This is how we do it.   The professional installation standard used by OSIsoft Services Engineers is available to you, our customers and partners, as KB01702. This field service technical standard has been an in...
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  • Access Flow of Various PI AF Server Features

    A common misconception that I encounter is that the PI AF Application Service (i.e. PI AF Server) connects to the PI Data Archive in order to service client and application requests. This short post is to demonstrate ...
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  • Configuration as Code for PI System Security: Introducing PI Security DSC

    As a PI System administrator, do you want to: use the same mechanism to secure both the OS and the applications running on it? maintain a baseline across numerous nodes and sites? have functional documentation that...
    hpaul
    created by hpaul
  • 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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  • Learn How to Leverage OSIsoft Message Format (OMF) to Handle IoT Data Streams (PI World 2018 Hands-on Lab)

    Are you trying to capture data in the PI System from a new data source? Do you have picture or video data that needs to be analyzed and stored into PI? Are you interested in how you can get your IoT data into PI?...
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  • Happy belated World Backup Day!

    Hello all,   In honor of World Backup Day which recently passed this weekend on March 31, I thought it would be a good time to quickly remind the PI community to double check their backup configurations and stra...
    afink
    created by afink
  • System Hardening and Configuration as Code: PI System Security Activities on Day 3 of PI World 2018!

    There are a couple options to learn about PI System hardening on day 3 of PI World 2018.  The session Extreme PI System Hardening in developer track 4 at 10:30 AM is a “How-To” session that will tak...
    hpaul
    created by hpaul
  • Oceania Lunchtime Webinar - PI Vision (27-February-2018)

    Hi All,   Thanks for attending the webinar, where we covered the following topics on PI Vision: Latest Features & Highlights of PI Vision Live Demo Conversion of PI Process Book Displays to PI Vision Disp...
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  • Cyber Activity Targeting Energy and Other Critical Infrastructure Sectors

    US-CERT released the alert, Russian Government Cyber Activity Targeting Energy and Other Critical Infrastructure Sectors, on Thursday, March 15th.  The technical alert includes indicators of compromise (IOCs), te...
    hpaul
    created by hpaul
  • Online Support via All Things PI

    Looking for help with a technical issue or challenge? All Things PI is your place for online support from OSI Technical Support, as well as fellow users!   Who is available on PI Square to help?   All of O...
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  • Bashing up a Gateway with OMF

    In the Perth office, we have a Dell Gateway 3003 set up for testing various Edge ideas. After wanting to learn bash for a while, I realised that a bash OMF script for reading/sending the values is a great little prob...
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  • Smart Office São Paulo

      The Smart Office São Paulo project was developed by the Brazil Office with a focus on using the PI System to analyze the comfort conditions of the Office.   To collect data from different sites of...
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  • Become the data sponsor for the PI World 2018 San Francisco Programming Hackathon!

    Hello PI Geeks!   We are planning our next Hackathon at PI World 2018 where we expect tens of esteemed PI professionals, industry experts, and data scientists to compete. You can have your business challenge be ...
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  • AF Analytics –Analyzing an open Batch/Event in Real Time

    In response to user voice : https://feedback.osisoft.com/forums/555148-pi-server/suggestions/17219885-summary-calculations-over-event-frame-range https://feedback.osisoft.com/forums/555148-pi-server/suggestions/17219...
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  • Balancing on the Edge

    Please check out my blog post about balancing Edge vs Cloud computing and let me know your thoughts! http://www.osisoft.com/Blogs/Balancing-on-the-Edge/   Kind Regards, Jeremy
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  • Timestamps and the PowerShell Tools for the PI System

    Purpose I have seen quite a few questions and confusion over the last year regarding the timestamps returned when querying data using the PowerShell Tools for the PI System.  Specifically, that the timestamps re...
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  • Energy Efficiency and Alarms Management with IIoT using the PI System (Office Management)

              This post will contain an overview of an intern project designed to show the value of the PI System in a Facility context. The project was undertaken at the Montr...
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