The Value of the PI System
Historical predictive insights in real-time
To stay competitive, companies must continually innovate, improve and streamline their operations. But accurately identifying how and where to improve operations can be extraordinarily challenging if the data that holds the answers is scattered among different incompatible systems, formats and processes.
Enter the PI System and its ability to collect, analyze, visualize and share large amounts of high-fidelity, time-series data from multiple sources to people and systems across all operations. By accessing key data and insights, the PI System has helped leading companies deliver greater operational improvements and breakthroughs that lead ultimately to comprehensive business transformation.
That's the essence - and the power - of PI System operational intelligence.
Benefits from the PI System
With the PI System, OSIsoft customers have reduced costs, opened new revenue streams, extended equipment life, increased production capacity, and more. These customers prove that getting the right data at the right time to the right person unleashes tremendous innovation and value. Visit our collection of customer stories to learn how leaders across oil & gas, power, mining, manufacturing, and other industries are using the PI System to transform their world.
Proven over 35 years at more than 19,000 sites
The PI System delivers the premier infrastructure for operations
- Connect to more than 450 interfaces and collect high-frequency data from multiple formats, standards or conventions – both time-series and event-based – from multiple systems or sources
- Translate data into a uniform structure for combining, comparing, contextualizing and leveraging information
- Capture high-quality, high-fidelity data that is accurate and complete; no data is lost by data averaging or interval sampling
- Move from reactive to proactive decision making with real-time access and visualization of data
- Deploy a scalable open infrastructure that supports an initial small-asset deployment and easily expands for future enterprise deployments
- Accelerate business transformation with the Enterprise Agreement Program