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  1. Make a PI Signal Generator Connector (Ramp Soak + Random)

    Please consider combining the PI Ramp Soak Simulator Interface and the PI Random Simulator Interface into a single PI Connector. The upgrade of these PI Interfaces is important because they come bundled with the PI Data Archive—nearly every PI system uses them. It is also the perfect opportunity to show off PI Connectors to students and new customers without burdening them with the step of connecting to a data source, since Ramp Soak and Random generate their own data.

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  2. Identify the updated or changed nodes on the Type Definitions Export

    Be able to identify the changed (new, updated, removed) nodes that are exported in the Available Type Definitions file through the connector interface.   For systems that are in flux, there's not another way to identify those PI AF elements / attributes that are changed without saving different versions of the Export file and using a file comparison tool to see what has changed.  If the export file contained a date on each item on when it was created/updated (if that's available) that would help identify the new or changed items.

    When there are nodes and attributes that were removed from…

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  3. Disable Meta data collection for the PI Connector for Wonderware Historian

    We would like to have a way to disable the PI Connector for Wonderware Historian's ability to  collect descriptions and engineering units in the historian.  These can be incorrect at times in the Wonderware Historian.

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  4. Allow PI Connector for NOV WITSML to use proxy server

    Some organisations enforce connection to the external network to be made through a proxy server.

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  5. "13,10 OR 10" New Line default

    Currently, there is no default entry for New Line. The user can use any characters as line delimiters, but the Windows and Unix new lines would, by far, be the most common. Please make the default New Line "13,10 OR 10" to save most users the trouble of configuring the New Line.

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  6. Make CONCAT take an arbitrary number of arguments

    Currently, CONCAT only takes 2 arguments, so you need to nest multiple CONCAT (or just use the & operator) if you want to concatenate multiple strings. This can be avoided if CONCAT could take any number of strings as arguments.

    In general, users expect associative functions to take an arbitrary number of arguments.

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  7. Branson Welders

    I am interested in a Branson Welders Connector.

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  8. PI Connector for Yokogawa Exaquantum Batch

    Develop a connector for Yokogawa Exaquantum Batch

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  9. PI Connector for Ex-passport ABB

    Develop a connector for Ex-passport ABB

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  10. PI Connector for GE MARK 5 and MARK 6

    Develop a connector for GE MARK 5 and MARK 6

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  11. PI Connector for IFS ERP

    Develop a connector for IFS ERP

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  12. PI Connector for INGENU Intellect

    Develop a connector for INGENU Intellect

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  13. PI Connector for Rockwell (APM/AF Sync Connector)

    Develop a connector for Rockwell (APM/AF Sync Connector)

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  14. PI Connector for Camstar - MES

    Develop a connector for Camstar - MES

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  15. PI Connector for CDF (Military Vehicles)

    Develop a connector for CDF (Military Vehicles)

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  16. PI Connector for Factory Talk PLC's

    Develop a connector for Factory Talk PLC's

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  17. PI Connector for Hitachi Micro Sigma

    Develop a connector for Hitachi Micro Sigma

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  18. PI Connector for Honeywell TDC 3000

    Develop a connector for Honeywell TDC 3000

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  19. PI Connector for Honeywell TPS

    Develop a connector for Honeywell TPS

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  20. PI Connector for IEC 102

    Develop a connector for IEC 102

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