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  1. PI Vision admins manage identities stored in back-end to clean up old removed identities and their display sharing settings

    PI Vision admins should be able to manage Identities to review and delete stale Identity entries from the SQL back-end, along with any display sharing for them. Since PI Vision administrators have no way of managing the Identities on their Vision server, they cannot clean up identities that were deleted or were from an old AF Server.

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  2. Vision Display Utility to support Claims Based Authentication

    In v2019, the PI Vision Display Utility cannot connect to PI Vision servers using Claims based Authentication. The utility can connect to a PI Vision server configured for claims authentication, but since it doesn't support claims it must connect with Windows authentication.

    1 vote
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  3. PI Vision folder access

    Customers would like to fully controll access to folders and sub-folders without having administrator access to the entire PI Vision server.

    Multiple organization specific folders with their own "administrators"
    Theese folder-admins can take ownership and modify displays in their folder but no other folders.

    At the moment only administrators and the owner can change owner on displays.

    2 votes
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  4. Support AF Identities from Multiple Servers

    Currently, only 1 AF server is configured to provide identities for vision display security. Displays can show data from multiple AF servers, which could have different security mappings. It would be nice to be able to pull identities from multiple AF servers for display security that matches the AF security that already exists.

    18 votes
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  5. Restrict view of Events details after double-clicking on an Event frame in an Events table

    As a PI Vision administrator, I would like to restrict or disable access to view Events details after double-clicking on an Event frame in an Events table on a PI Vision display for specific PI Vision users

    2 votes
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  6. Have displays automatically inherit folder permissions

    As a PI Vision admin, I would like displays to automatically inherit the permissions of their parent folder so that permissions are set automatically when users save displays to the appropriate folder.

    Currently permissions for folders and displays are not tied together but they can be propagated manually using the 'Propagate permissions' checkbox in the Folder Settings dialog.

    8 votes
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  7. Allow sharing access to data when sharing a display

    When a user shares a display, give the option to allow them to share the data contained in the display (PI tags/AF elements and attributes) with the AF identities that the display is shared with.

    20 votes
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  8. Allow users to request access to data

    If a user doesn't have access to view the data associated with data items (tags/attributes) on a display, provide a way for them to be able to request access to the data.

    16 votes
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  9. Prevent users from opening display if they don't have access to data

    If a user does not have access to any of the data items (tags/attributes) on a display, they should not be able to open that display.

    15 votes
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  10. Claims based authentication through Azure B2C instead of B2B

    Currently PI Vision support claims based authentication through openid connect one of which is Azure b2b. However Azure B2B is not flexible when it comes to onboarding process. For this Azure B2C is a preffered option however the library's required are not natively support in PI Vision.

    2 votes
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  11. Set Permissions for Root folder "Home"

    As already implemented for subfolders, we would like to set permissions also on root folder "Home".

    Use Case: We would like to make sure that only creation of new displays in subfolders is possible and not in home folder.

    19 votes
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  12. PI Vision Access Control Management

    There should be provision of granting access to PI Identities or PI users on  PI Vision using PI Vision admin webpage.

    44 votes
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  13. Allow anonymous authentication to PI Vision

    As a PI System Administrator, I want to allow read-only access to PI Vision for anonymous users so that my users do not need to log in on their mobile devices to view displays and data.

    8 votes
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  14. Increased Access Control for PI Vision Folders

    The customer would like to prevent users with write access to PI Vision folders from being able to delete folders and sub-folders.

    20 votes
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  15. Allow to modify a read-only display if I am the owner

    As a owner of a display, i would like to be able to modify it even if it is marked as read-only.

    Actually, I need to go on the main page, uncheck the read-only, edit the display, save it, and back to the home page again to modifiy to read-only again

    4 votes
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  16. Hide or Show AF Templates in PI Vision based on identities

    We have a TON of AF templates and not necessarily all of them will be used by our end users. It would be nice if there was a way to either view these templates by category or make them show/hide based on AF identities. Currently there is now way to hide a AF template in PI Vision without deleting it.

    5 votes
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  17. Single Sign-On (SSO) using claims authentication in PI Vision

    Integration with enterprise ‘non-windows’ (claims) authentication systems.

    A significant number of customers in my region are not using/don’t plan to adopt WIS as their authentication policy. As a result many of them are not using Windows AD.

    Customers need PI Vision to be more flexible: PI Vision should be able to be integrated with their chosen SSO system.

    16 votes
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  18. setting the number of  a single account's Multiple concurrent login

    The administrator should have permit to set the number of  a single account's Multiple concurrent login.Now my account can login on multiple terminals at the same time without limit.

    1 vote
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  19. Login timeout setting

    when I login for a long time and without action,automatic logout is necessary

    8 votes
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  20. Limit the number of login failures

    Lock the account when entering wrong password 5 times

    1 vote
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