[Optional] Exercise - Accessing the AF Database

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    Problem Description

    You would like to view and drill down the hierarchy of Elements within the AF database named OSIsoft Plant to see what types of Tanks you have. This database is associated with the AF Server named PISRV1.

    If you are not using the OSIsoft Virtual Learning Environment, connect to your own AF Server, AF database and see what types of assets you have.

     

    Example Approach

    Step 1:    From PI System Explorer (PSE), click on Database.

    Step 2:    From the Asset Server dropdown list, select PISRV1 and if it is not already connected, click on Connect.

    Step 3:    From the list of the Databases associated with this AF Server, select OSIsoft Plant.