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  1. When a KB is updated please add to the message what is added (updated)

    I usually look at all KB updates in the site.
    But, i don"t know what has been added or updated in the KB !
    Please try to write what is new in the KB

    Thank you
    Tal

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  2. Local online course facilitator for Asia Pacific customers

    As a customer who is based in China, the time difference between me and the course facilitator in the United States is too long, resulting in opposite work hours. So when I had some questions raised in Discussion Forums, the response came in the next day.

    2 votes
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  3. Programming in PI Web API Online Course: Edit instructional videos

    The videos need to be edited properly (cut the parts where the instructor restarted the phrase to correct a mistake, etc.).

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  4. Programming in PI Web API Online Course: Too much materials for a three week period

    Way too much material for a three week part-time course. Not enough time in beginner fundamentals.

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  5. Include opportunities to practice developer technologies in Partner Bootcamp

    The course was good, but it also could have been interesting to have a bit of practice with the development technologies.

    2 votes
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  6. Partner Bootcamp: motiviation and introduction to best practices

    Sometimes I'm missing the definition of what is the good practice or the benefit of doing it in this way.

    2 votes
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  10. Update Cloud-based PI AF Training Videos & Exercises to reference PI Vision

    I am taking the "Building Asset Hierarchies with PI AF - Online Course" in attempt to learn how to use AF in PI Vision. There don't appear to be any on-line courses for PI Vision either. Given current COVID19 pandemic I can't attend a PI Vision course at an OSIsoft training facility.

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  11. Tie training registration to customer account for free EA online classes

    OSIsoft online classes are now free of charge for EA customers, which is great, but they need to enter their voucher code in order to complete the free registration. This requires that the same code used for non-free classes be disseminated. Since customer accounts are associated with (Salesforce) sites in our system, it would be better to just identify the site the trainee is associated with and then allow that information to be used to identify them as an EA customer. This would reduce the friction of providing these classes to our larger EA customers.

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  12. Enable HSTS on learning.osisoft.com

    Please enable HSTS on learning.osisoft.com to help prevent SSL stripping attacks, improve the page load time for people simply typing "learning.osisoft.com" into their address bar, and prepare for (hopefully) eventual HSTS preloading.

    1 vote
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  13. Reduce the load time of learning.osisoft.com

    learning.osisoft.com can take 10 seconds to load for users that are not in North America. Fortunately, there are some low-hanging fruit to make it even faster. Please consider minifying the HTML, JavaScript, and CSS files and implementing other changes pointed out in the link below:
    https://www.giftofspeed.com/

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  14. Clean the HTML code of learning.osisoft.com

    The Nu Html Checker points out many issues with the HTML code of learning.osisoft.com:
    https://validator.w3.org/nu/?doc=https%3A%2F%2Flearning.osisoft.com%2F

    These issues indicate that the website might not be displaying as intended, or that useless code is included as part of the page, which only adds to the page size and makes the page slower to load.

    Please fix these issues.

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  15. Use an opaque background for the course calendar side bar

    Currently, the course calendar side bar has a transparent background and is designed to not scroll when the rest of the page scrolls. On laptop screens, this means that when the page is scrolled down, the footer overlaps with the side bar, making the bottom portion of the side bar hard to read. Please make the side bar have an opaque background that overrides any colours on the rest of the page when the two overlap. See the screenshots for more details.
    https://learning.osisoft.com/calendar

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  16. 'Configuring a Simple PI System' - Make more appliciable to non-cloud users

    When registering for courses, it recommends using your own PI system if possible rather than the cloud environment. However, when in the last three sections of the Configuring a Simple Pi System course, a lot of the videos are simply following what the instructor is doing in the cloud environment, which is not applicable to those not using it. In that case, I'm OK with a "how-to" but maybe more of a description of the "why" behind what is being selected and what to do if you are not in the cloud environment.
    For example, Creating PI Points in PI…

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  17. Make a course about OSIsoft cloud technologies

    OSIsoft currently offers OSIsoft Cloud Services and PI Cloud Connect, and it will only continue to expand its offering of cloud-based technologies and programs that integrate with cloud services.
    https://www.osisoft.com/Solutions/OSIsoft-Cloud-Services/

    Please make a course about these and allow the customer to practice in a Training Cloud Environment. As with any multi-program course, the benefits are that the customer will learn how to use their current cloud setup more effectively and that they will understand parts of the OSIsoft cloud that they don't currently use. The latter will help them see the benefits of the OSIsoft cloud, which translates to more…

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  18. Make some videos about OSIsoft Cloud Services

    OSIsoft has currently not posted any videos about OSIsoft Cloud Services. The videos on YouTube that do cover OSIsoft Cloud Services were not posted by OSIsoft.

    Some topics to cover could include what it is, how to use it, what problems it solves, why even a small business might want to use it, how it differs from PI Cloud Connect, etc. This would not only be helpful for current users, but it would also help advertise OSIsoft Cloud Services and attract more customers.

    I feel that some customers are in the same boat as me. They know that the cloud…

    1 vote
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  19. Redirect HTTP traffic to HTTPS on cdn.osisoft.com

    Here, on OSIsoft UserVoice, under OSIsoft Learning, there is a link to an infographic:
    http://cdn.osisoft.com/osi/infographics/OSIsoft-learning-infographic.pdf?_ga=2.87749400.1055004684.1555988848-382715633.1548508508

    The 1st problem is that the link is HTTP instead of HTTPS. The 2nd problem is that HTTP traffic is not redirected to HTTPS on cdn.osisoft.com. Please fix both issues.

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  20. I wish to know how to only update the information on 1 page in a spreadsheet that has 31 pages in the workbook. I.e., 1 Page for each day.

    I wish to know how to only update the information on 1 page in a spreadsheet that has 31 pages in the workbook. I.e., 1 Page for each day of the month. Each page collects information for 33 items every hour.
    Currently pressing Ctrl + Alt + Shift + F9 updates all 31 pages as well as any other spreadsheets I have open using PI & it takes a few minutes each time. I’m currently running a Macro for this.
    Also is there a way that these updates can be done automatically at around 5 minutes past the hour?
    Any…

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