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  1. PI UFL Interface - create selected tags using EnablePointCreation parameter.

    Customer noticed that tags can be created automatically, but he does not want to create all of the tags autmatically, but select which tags will be created. He wants to be able to select which tags will be created and which won't.

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  2. Enhance OPC server failover capability

    Need to trigger failover when a watchdog tag is stale for a configurable duration.

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  3. New start-up parameter /SYNC_TIME defining a floating-window during which the interface will keep a RDB table in sync with PI data archive

    The new RDBMSPI param:  /SYNCTIME=relstarttime,relendtime  
    for instance /SYNC
    TIME=-6h,+1h

    When set, the interface:


    • after each execution of a query, which shall have the same "floating" window in its WHERE clause; for instance:

    SELECT time, value, status FROM table1 WHERE time BETWEEN GETDATE()-6  AND GETDATE()+1;

    reads events for this tag from the PI data archive (for the interval defined by /SYNC_TIME) and compares timestamps from both sets. The "master" is the set from the rel. database; that is, if in the set taken from PI, there are timestamps, which were not returned from…

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  4. Provide the option of specifying an output file path for the processed files that is different than the input file path

    Allow the user to specify an output file path for the processed files that is different than the input file path, moving the files to this "output" path after they are processed.

    Note: This was previously Enhancement 100038.

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  5. Create a new function indicating if the string can be turned into a number

    Create a new function indicating if the string can be turned into a number. For example, IsNumber() function could return 1 if the string can be turned into a number 0 if not.

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  6. OPC HDA Interface: Add a health digital tag for each scan class to indicate when HR is occurring versus realtime for that scan class

    Add health digital tags for each scan class to indicate when HR is occurring versus realtime for that scan class. This would indicate when the interface is performing HR for the scan class and when it switches to realtime collection.

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  7. Replace pipc.log and PI Message logs with the Event Viewer

    PI Connectors already use the Event Viewer to log messages. It is time for PI Interfaces to do the same.

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