It is a procedure during which the incorporation of various apps and services takes place. This software can be created from elements, bought as a pre-built output available for installation or obtained from an iPaaS offering. The PI attempts to construct an environment in which the engineers can combine various types of apps so as a result, they can be connected during the workflow. Furthermore, it enables the cooperation between shared apps and engineers via the network.
The software pays attention to the security measures so the sensitive info can be shared only with reliable sources. The PI frequently provides visual directions by interactive user interfaces and an accepted facade for all integrated apps.
PI commonly includes a message bus to provide stable messaging between project’s apps, the technical instrument panel to track messages, schedulers along with adapters in order to convert some files or messages from one form to another. The PI is focused on helping the engineers and has no connection with chain management, as a result, the platform has no objective to outline business operations or combine tools for it.