OSIsoft PI System

Optimate is well regarded in the industry as a premier OSIsoft PI System partner. Optimate has more than 40 years of cumulative experience around the installation, implementation and development of OSIsoft PI System architectures. Our engineers have been involved in development projects with the OSIsoft PI System in many industries including Power, Water, Mining, Manufacturing and Oil & Gas. Our expertise with PI Systems has led to the creation of some very innovative software products which extend the capabilities of the PI System and allow users to maximise their investment.


Optimate offers a number of services and solutions for OSIsoft PI System customers

  • Automated data validation and performance measure calculations – Optimate Resultz
  • Object data modelling and integration with business systems (ERP Asset Management, Doc Management etc) – Optimate Forge
  • PI System data SMS notifications – Optimate Messenger
  • Asset Health Dashboards – Optimate Asset Monitor
  • Context Driven Visualisation – Optimate One View
  • Daily support and system monitoring
  • Historian Migration
  • Custom development for analysis and reporting
  • System design, commissioning and testing
  • PI System standards

An historian solution is only as good as the data you have coming into it. Optimate’s projects are executed with a unique understanding of all systems, data generating entities and how they combine to be useful to our client’s business.

Recent OSIsoft PI System Experience


  • IT Monitor maintenance
  • New IT Monitor development using PI AF
  • Simplified maintenance
  • HTML 5 development for dashboarding

Origin Energy

  • Level 2 and 3 support
  • Systems integration using PI AF
  • PI points maintenance using template in PI AF
  • Redundant OPC data network
  • Dev, test and prod environment support

Rio Tinto

  • Level 1, 2 and 3 support
  • Development on PI ACE
  • Architecture and guidance on best practise
  • Disaster recovery plan

WA Water

  • Level 2 support
  • Data Quality for BOM
  • AF and development on PI ACE
  • System architecture
  • Smart meter support and development

Verve Energy

  • PI Deployment
  • Level 2 and 3 support
  • OPC data collection
  • Sharepoint integration using PI Web Parts

Barrick Gold

  • Level 1, 2 and 3 Support
  • Development on PI ACE
  • Reporting framework
  • Calculation engine
  • System architecture
  • Sharepoint integration

APA Group

  • Integration with Petex PROSPER
  • PI AF development
  • PI ACE development

Citic Pacific Mining

  • Level 3 Support
  • Reporting Framework
  • Desalination Plant reporting
  • Sharepoint integration

SA Water

  • Level 3 Support
  • Reporting Framework
  • Desalination Plant reporting
  • Sharepoint integration


OSIsoft Company Overview

OSIsoft delivers the PI System, the industry standard in enterprise infrastructure for management of real-time data and events. With over 10,000 customer installations in more than 110 countries spanning the globe, the OSIsoft PI System is used in manufacturing, energy, utilities, life sciences, data centres, facilities, and the process industries. This global installed base relies upon the OSIsoft PI System to safeguard data and deliver enterprise-wide visibility into operational, manufacturing, and business data. The PI System enables users to manage assets, mitigate risks, comply with regulations, improve processes, drive innovation, make business decisions in real time, and identify competitive business and market opportunities.