Big Data

With the mega amounts of data that are produced in the oilfield, pipelines and refineries each and every moment of each and every day, 24 hours a day, seven days a week, all of it has to be understood, translated, analyzed and acted upon.

Foreign Languages, Greek Yogurt, and Big Data. Hard to Understand? Read On.

Imagine a dozen people in a room for a meeting.  Each one from a different country, and each one only able to speak and understand their own native language.  Now imagine that you are the note-taker for this meeting.  A daunting task to sa


Utilities Can Achieve Better Outcomes with Analytics

Data analysis is a powerful capability that is helping utilities around the world build value in operations, planning and customer relations. As machine data pours in from smart meters and grid sensors, many utilities are deploying analytics


Analytics Can Open New Opportunities for Utilities

Utilities that overcome the obstacles and make effective use of analytics can put themselves on the path towards comprehensive transformation that improves business performance across the board. Big Data from smart meters and sensors, substat


E&P Improves Vision with Analytics

Powerful applications place heavy demands on infrastructure. Higher return on assets and reduced risk are important rewards available to E&P companies that can successfully leverage advanced analytics to improve decision making and operat


Historic Dell and EMC Merger Complete; Forms World’s Largest Privately-Controlled Tech Company

Dell Technologies this week announced completion of the acquisition of EMC Corporation, creating a unique family of businesses that provides the essential infrastructure for organizations to build their digital future, transform IT and protec


Redline Awarded Contract for Wireless Network in Jordan

Used by oil and gas companies to manage their assets, militaries for secure battlefield communications, municipalities to remotely monitor highways, utilities and other infrastructures,


Big Data Market Investments Worth $72 Billion by 2020

  The June 2016 big data market report indicates that global spending on big data technology is expected to surpass $46 Billion by the end of 2016. Besides profiling 150 leading ecosystem players in the Big Data arena, this report also c

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Three Ways the Digital Transformation Impacts the Energy Industry

The only constant that we find these days in the Energy industries is change. Whether it is lower oil prices, pressure to generate power from renewable energy sources, or increasingly complex government regulations, today’s business realiti


Total’s supercomputer now the industry’s most powerful worldwide

Total’s supercomputer Pangea recently boosted its computing power from 2.3 to 6.7 petaflops*, the equivalent of more than 80,000 laptops combined. Its storage capacity has also been increased, to 26 petabytes** — the equivalent of 6