• News and Press

    News & Press

    Stay on top of what's happening with OSIsoft. Hear the latest in PI System™ innovations and breakthroughs from our partners, and customers, as well as industry experts and thought leaders.

  • Sort By

    Filter By


    Media Inquiries



    OSIsoft Extends its Presence in the Nation’s Critical Water Infrastructure with Deployment of the PI System at the Hoover, Davis and Parker Dams
    March 13, 2018

    WASHINGTON D.C. (March 13, 2018) - OSIsoft LLC, a global leader in operational intelligence, announced today that the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation will deploy OSIsoft's PI System as part of its operational improvements at the Hoover, Davis and Parker dams, which supply power and water to customers across the Southwest. The PI System is part of the Bureau's ongoing focus on mission assurance and decision support and was adopted to help boost efficiency, improve cybersecurity and reduce operating costs at one of the Bureau's most critical complexes.

    Read the full article >
    OSIsoft’s Industry Principal Receives the World’s 50 Most Impactful Leaders in Water & Water Management Award
    February 17, 2018

    SAN LEANDRO, CA (February 17, 2018)  OSIsoft, a global leader in operational intelligence, is pleased to announce that Gary Wong, OSIsoft's Water Industry Principal, has been nominated for the prestigious 50 Most Impactful Leaders in Water & Water Management Award by the World CSR Congress.

    Gary Wong leads OSIsoft's global water practice and has extensive international experience providing sustainable, strategic and cost-effective business solutions, particularly in the water industry.

    The World CSR Congress is a non-profit organization that promotes the value of corporate social responsibility around the globe and hosts an annual world summit in Mumbai, India to salute leaders who contributed to social change in the society.

    OSIsoft has been working with water utilities around the globe for decades to help them better serve their communities through sensor-based data.  OSIsoft's PI System captures operational data from sensors, machinery and other devices and turns it into rich, real-time insights to reduce costs, make critical business decisions, and enhance products.  Over 150 water and wastewater utilities rely on OSIsoft's PI System to manage operational data for over 250 million customers.

    Some examples of customers using the PI System for water include:

    • Maynilad, the water company serving Manila, was able to recover 640 million liters a day that otherwise would be lost through leakage and reduced the cost of some repairs from $1.7 million to $1,250.
    • Yorkshire Water, which produces 1.3 billion liters of water a day, uses PI System data and meter data to more quickly identify and fix water leaks.  Leakage events are now detected 1.5 days before reaching the threshold, a full 4.5 days faster than earlier. 
    • MPWiK, one of the largest water utilities in Poland, is employing predictive analytics to better synchronize water flow and pressure with city activities.
    • White House Utility District pinpointed a leak spilling nearly 147 million gallons a year, reduced its costs by over $1 million and postponed $15 to $20 million in upgrades.

    “Water is one of our most valuable resources, and over the next several years we are going to experience a wave of creativity on how people manage, distribute and sell it,” said Gary Wong. “I'm extremely proud to receive this award as well as collaborate with companies that are helping their communities overcome the challenges of delivering clean water to their customers.”

    Media Contact
    Michael Kanellos
    (510) 877-9331

    Read the full article >
    Digital Water: How One Community Saved More Than $20 Million By Finding Leaks With Data
    December 8, 2017

    SAND LEANDRO, CA (December 6, 2017) -- White House Utility District (WHUD), Tennessee's largest geographic water utility serving approximately 90,000 consumers and businesses, is using data to stem water loss and create savings for its customers. Detailed in a newly published paper, the District's work began in 2015 with a dilemma: how to meet growing demand for water within the budget and capital constraints faced by municipal and mid-sized utilities everywhere?

    Read the full article >
    OSIsoft Launches PI Connector for IEC 61850
    December 8, 2017

    SAN LEANDRO, CA (Dec 5, 2017) OSIsoft LLC, a leader in operational intelligence, unveiled the PI Connector for IEC 61850 this week, a software interface designed to help utilities, grid operators and large power users to pave the way for digital transformation.

    Read the full article >
    OSIsoft and j5 International Sign OEM Agreement to Combine People, Processes and PI System® Real-time Data
    December 7, 2017

    DOUGLAS, ISLE OF MAN and SAN LEANDRO, CA (December 7th, 2017) - OSIsoft, a leader in operational intelligence, and j5 International, experts in people focused Operations Management Software for process industries, have announced that the companies have signed an Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) agreement.

    Read the full article >