Leveraging the PI System for Predictive Analytics with Process Innovations


In today’s data-driven world, predictive analytics plays a crucial role in the decision-making process of businesses across various industries. One such industry that greatly benefits from predictive analytics is the energy sector, including power generation and oil & gas companies. Process Innovations, a leading provider of consulting services and software, is helping these companies leverage the power of the PI System for predictive analytics.

The Power of Predictive Analytics

Predictive analytics involves using historical data to predict future outcomes. It allows businesses to anticipate future events and trends, enabling them to make proactive, data-driven decisions. In the energy sector, predictive analytics can be used to forecast energy demand, predict equipment failures, and optimize operational efficiency.

The Role of the PI System

The PI System, developed by Aveva (OSIsoft), is a suite of software products that are used for data collection, historicizing, finding, analyzing, delivering, and visualizing. It’s a powerful tool that allows companies to collect, analyze, and visualize large amounts of high-fidelity, time-series data from multiple sources.

How Process Innovations Can Help

Process Innovations specializes in helping clients leverage their PI System to maximize the benefits of predictive analytics. Here’s how they can help:

Data Collection and Analysis

Process Innovations helps businesses collect and analyze large amounts of operational data using the PI System. This data can then be used to identify patterns and trends, which form the basis of predictive analytics.

Predictive Maintenance

One of the key applications of predictive analytics in the energy sector is predictive maintenance. Process Innovations uses the PI System to analyze historical data and identify patterns that may indicate potential equipment failures. This allows businesses to address these issues before they result in costly downtime.

Operational Efficiency

By leveraging the PI System for predictive analytics, Process Innovations helps businesses optimize their operational efficiency. This involves using predictive models to optimize energy usage, reduce waste, and improve productivity.


Predictive analytics is transforming the way businesses operate, and the PI System is at the heart of this transformation. With the help of Process Innovations, businesses in the energy sector can leverage the power of the PI System to make data-driven decisions, optimize operational efficiency, and stay ahead of the competition. The future of the energy sector lies in predictive analytics, and Process Innovations is leading the way.