OSIsoft develops software and technology that give people the power to transform their world through data. OSIsoft’s PI System captures operational data from sensors, manufacturing equipment and other devices and transforms it into rich information streams that can be accessed by plant engineers, executives, data researchers and partners to improve productivity, save money or engage in business analytics.

More than 1,000 leading utilities and 100% of North American ISOs/RTOs rely on the PI System for real-time critical operational data


From data to knowledge to transformation
Move from complexity to simplicity, from asset and process intelligence to operational intelligence with the PI System. Its highly scalable, open data infrastructure empowers enterprises in real time, transforming operational data into actionable knowledge and business transformation.



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San Leandro, CA 94577


Phone: 510-297-5800


  • Strategic Approaches To Data Management, Analytics, And IT/OT Convergence: Webinar

    As IT/OT convergence continues to rise, the proliferation of connected assets in the Power & Utilities industry has resulted in a massive increase in data availability. However, the sheer volume and variety of data has outpaced the ability to analyze it to develop actionable insight.

  • Get In Shape For ISO 55000: Taming The Tide Of Data To Transform Electric Utility Operations

    Your organization generates an enormous amount of data that could help you improve your utility’s performance, but if it resides in separate organizational silos with different naming and governance standards, it will be difficult to use data in a way that enables meaningful, timely action.

  • Ansaldo Energia Utilized The Cloud To Increase Asset Availability And Reliability While Reducing Maintenance Costs

    Ansaldo Energia is a 160-year old company headquartered in Genoa, Italy and a leading producer of thermoelectric power generation plants with a focus on plant engineering, manufacturing, and service. The company has over 100 power plants and 300 gas turbines around the world and provides remote monitoring services for customers in 13 countries. At the 2016 OSIsoft EMEA Users Conference, Sandro Gollini, a Diagnostic System Engineer at Ansaldo Energia, and Giuseppe di Bartolo, owner of TQService, discussed how Ansaldo is using the PI System for remote asset monitoring and predictive maintenance.

  • Vattenfall Hydro Discovers New Efficiencies In Condition-Based Maintenance

    With about 520 employees Vattenfall Hydro Power is the third largest hydro power provider in Europe. Learn how the installation of a new system reduces total maintenance costs while improving the continuous monitoring capabilities of each hydro power plant and increasing the accuracy of the condition of equipment.


  • Kansai Electric Reduced Costs By $3M Per Year In One Plant Alone

    For numerous years, Kansai Electric Power Co., Japan’s second largest power company, operated as a regional monopoly, providing the majority of power to the Osaka, Kyoto, and Kobe areas. Kansai needed to optimize its nine domestic power plants to be more competitive, but it also wanted to acquire new customers and create new value added services. Using a combination of the PI System, AI and IoT technologies, it all became possible.

  • Scrubgrass: Data Saves Jobs In Coal Country

    When your business model is exquisitely sensitive to a changing environment, an investment in real-time data can make the difference between survival and shutdown. That was the case for the Scrubgrass Generating Plant, a 35-employee, 85-megawatt waste-coal-fired power plant in Kennerdell, Pennsylvania. In the last few years, Scrubgrass has used OSIsoft data systems to overcome new market challenges that have already shuttered similar plants.

  • Xcel Energy Uses The PI System To Improve Wind Forecasting And Save $46 Million In Operation Costs

    Xcel Energy provides power for 3 million electric customers and 1.9 million natural gas customers across eight states. According to the American Wind Energy Association (AWEA), it has been America’s leading provider of wind-generated power for the past 11 years, and the company holds a world record for electricity generated from wind power.

  • Data To People: How AGL Energy Used The PI System To Empower Employees

    In 1837, Australian Gas Light Energy (AGL) was founded in Sydney, Australia. At the time, Sydney was a small colonial outpost with less than 35,000 people, and “grid management” consisted of operating a few gas lamps. Today, AGL manages one third of the energy of Australia’s eastern seaboard, where most of the nation’s population lives.

  • 7 Ways To Get Greedy With Your Information

    We often hear that data is the currency of the future, but it’s actually the currency of right now for energy-generation, transmission, and distribution companies.

  • Mission Critical Data For Reliable Power In The Age Of Renewables

    The rapid growth of renewable energy deployments on grids worldwide has profoundly changed the electric power value chain. Professionals at every link in that chain—from control room operators from generating fleet managers to regional transmission operators—face operational challenges that simply did not exist even a decade ago.