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  1. 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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  2. 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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  3. 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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  4. 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.

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  5. 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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  6. 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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  7. 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.

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  8. 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.

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  10. Walk through the execution of the PI Connector For UFL's INI files

    The PI Connector For UFL does not have a graphical INI file editor, so customers must either use the one from the PI Interface For UFL or write the code manually. In the user guide, there are text descriptions of how to write the code and how it is executed, but it can be difficult to visualize, and customers end up either wasting a lot of time learning the language or using the PI Interface For UFL instead.

    Please make a video that walks through the execution and flow of control of the INI files, highlighting line-by-line which part of…

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  11. Use HTTPS for the "powered by skilljar" link

    In the bottom right corner of learning.osisoft.com, there is a "powered by skilljar" link. Please use HTTPS for this link. It is currently HTTP.

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  12. Automate the Invoice copy

    @Team, I had taken the PI AF course and successfully completed and requested the send invoice copy but there is no response from learning @osisoft.com

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  13. SQC Alarms and Charts in PI AF and PI VISION

    Understanding that PI VISION is not going to provide a 1-to-1 solution to that of PI Processbook's SQC Symbol in the near future (see below referenced link) I believe it would help many people if a course will be created @ OSISoft learning website which will explain in details how to cover the SQC topic using PI data archive SQC points ("RTSQC"), PI AF (Attributes and Analysis) & PI VISION.

    Generating SQC alarms is possible using the PI SQC Alarms mechanism (config. wizard via PI SMT) which helps to build the critical PI Points (LCL,UCL, CL, etc) needed for SQC.…

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  14. Make viral advertisement videos

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    OSIsoft's advertisement videos so far are vague and boring. They simply reiterate the ideas of easily accessing your data from a central location and saving lots of time and money. They throw some statistics and success stories in your face, and then say that the PI system is responsible. This is not enough to make someone want to buy PI. There is not enough information on how PI helps achieve success. The PI system is barely shown off, and the viewer is left scratching their head, not quite seeing how the pieces fit together.

    In addition to the poor…

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  17. 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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  18. 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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  19. 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.

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  20. 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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