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  1. Expose PI Integrator Counters, Performance, and Status in Perfmon Counters

    Add product specific Perfmon counters for Pi4BA, including specific counters for the Integrator Service, the Data Sync, and Worker processes, beyond the standard windows process data - Such as # active sessions, # views, # of AF syncs, number of views processed per worker, view status.

    There was a previous feedback request that was marked as completed, as now some of this info is currently stored in the statistics table, but there is a separate table by view GUID, and a row of data stored per run per view - and the "stats" column seems to be encoded, making programatic…

    31 votes
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  2. Allow PI Integrator to create a new file per publication in Amazon S3

    As a PI Integrator user, I'd like PI Integrator to create a new file per publication in Amazon S3. Currently there is a workaround with Maximum Rows/Objects option in target configuration, but it is not straightforward and cumbersome.

    6 votes
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  3. Allow csv file rerun in PI Integrator for Business Analytics

    Allow PI Integrator for Business Analytics to rerun a view that outputs to a csv file. Currently the "Update Data" button is grayed out.

    5 votes
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  4. Improve source AF migration/rename procedure for PI Integrator for Business Analytics

    current procedure <What are the steps to point the PI Integrator to a new AF server for the element and attribute data that it publishes in views?> requires exporting/importing and republishing every single view, which is tremendous amount of work. On top of this, all existing data tables are dropped and re-created. Please provide a utility or an easy way to accomplish it.

    3 votes
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  5. Allow selection of US region for languages other than English

    Users should have the option to select the US as their region for languages other than English.

    Currently, the US does not appear in the region list when selecting French as the language.

    This would be useful for non-English users who wish to maintain an American date format.

    11 votes
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  6. Display data for entire time range progressively in map client data table

    As a PI Integrator user, I would like the data table in an Esri map for a PI Integrator for Esri ArcGIS time-enabled layer to progressively display data for the entire time range on the map. This is related to the enhancement request: As Time Passes setting on Integrator Time-enabled Layer

    4 votes
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  7. Support ESRI ArcGIS 10.8.1

    Please update testing to include support for ESRI Arc GIS 10.8.1 which was released in July 2020

    2 votes
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  8. Provide more information on why logon failed

    When using PI Integrator for esri ArcGIS, logon to Enterprise portal or AGOL can fail. But the current UI does not provide why it failed.
    As a user, I would like to know why my portal/AGOL login have failed so that I can either use alternate accounts or troubleshoot issue more promptly.

    2 votes
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  9. Don't recreate SQL View tables for minor changes

    As a Developer, it would be useful if the SQL tables outputted by the PI Integrator for Business Analytics were not deleted and recreated when minor changes are made to the Integrator View, such as the schedule. This would stop connections/queries being made to these tables from being broken.

    3 votes
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  10. Allow a custom column in PI Integrator UI My Views page

    Allow a custom column in PI Integrator UI My Views page for notes/comments, such as on how we intend to use the view

    1 vote
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  11. Support publish data directly to AWS RDS Oracle Database 19c

    Support publish data directly to AWS RDS Oracle Database 19c to allow easier data integration and processing.

    1 vote
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  12. custom target

    all to develop custom targets, if Osisoft is not planning to support it

    1 vote
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  13. Bypass Certificate Prechecks for PI Integrator Upgrade

    Similar to PI Web API certificate feedback recently implemented in PI Vision 2020.

    If PI Integrator is currently using a 3rd party certificate and is upgraded- have installer bypass certificate prechecks and continue to use the same certificate with the upgrade. Some customers have restrictions on the servers where we need to install the SSL certificates, that make it impossible to verify the validity (e.g. no access to revocation servers).
    The certificate is accepted by clients as those have different authorisations.

    I would like to optionally bypass the certificate checks in the PI Integrator installer to allow using the same…

    1 vote
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  14. AWS Timestream support

    AWS Timestream should be supported ..

    1 vote
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  15. As Time Passes setting on Integrator Time-enabled Layer

    As a customer, I would like to use the "As time passes, progressively display all the data to show all the data over time" in the time setting of Time-enabled Layer. This will allow me to create a heat map based on moving assets' paths cumulatively over a long time similar to the hurricane path examples in https://doc.arcgis.com/en/arcgis-online/create-maps/configure-time.htm

    7 votes
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  16. SQL Views include a column for time of the export

    I would like a column to be configured for "time of export" For instance, if I have scheduled the periodicity of 1h, I would like the value of the column changed each hour. Currently, this is not possible as I can only add the timestamp (local and EF) but both are giving the same timestamp (EF one), which is not useful.

    1 vote
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  17. Allow Configuration of S3 Target Endpoint to Enable S3-Compatible Storage Solutions

    Currently PI hardcodes the AWS S3 endpoint. We would like to target open source S3-compatible storage solutions but are inhibited by the lack of configuration available when setting up the S3 target

    3 votes
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  18. Include DST to the sampling interval

    If values in the view are sampled by more than few minutes (12 ours for example) DST change can be an issue, especially if you want to have values exactly at 12 am/pm. It should be optional to include DST into sampling interval.

    1 vote
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  19. Expose counters to track communication health between PI Integrator Framework and the Worker Nodes

    As a PI Administrator, I need to determine the health of the PI Integrator. I wish to monitor the connection and inter-process behaviour between the integrator and multiple worker nodes. I would like to be able to determine when a worker node disconnects from the integrator framework/host, hangs or becomes unavailable as this will result in no data being published. By monitoring the health and performance of all components of the PI Integrator, I can take a proactive approach to system health and performance.

    3 votes
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  20. Configuration improvements

    Post configuration (for this installation we're only using manually configured services/layers), you must walk through the wizard again to see how the data store / service / layer might be defined in GeoEvent Server. For support in these conditions, it would be helpful on the layer pages under ArcGIS tab to see how the layer is actually configured.

    In addition, once created, it is not possible to change descriptions of services / layers. I could potentially use these fields to provide links to the above in external documentation, but cannot edit it.

    Perhaps there are ways to do this, but…

    1 vote
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