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10 things to consider moving your petrotechnical  apps to the cloud

Written by
Arve Osmundsen

E&P companies utilizing cloud services for their petrotechnical workloads benefit in several ways. unmatched capacity on high-performance computing paired with increased mobility, higher information security, and improved cost control are just a...

How Technology Improves Remote E&P Operations Efficiency and Safety

Written by
Henrik Skandsen

Several oil and gas fields globally span across numerous square miles, located in areas with poor infrastructure, harsh and inhospitable outdoor conditions, and unstable geopolitical conditions. In these remote locations, E&P operations are often...

Accountable performance improves productivity

Written by
Arve Osmundsen

Buying a specific performance, not a certain hardware-spec, is a smart way of controlling IT investments. Leave the super-powerful workstations to the very few that need it and provide the rest of the workforce with an adequate performance at...

The Subsurface Digital Journey

Written by
Espen Knudsen

Cegal maneuvers E&P clients steadily through what we call their digital journey. Our focus is on helping clients succeed with their business goals. Clients can be at different maturity levels in their journey, so there are several methods and...

How the Open Subsurface Data Universe (OSDU) Will Transform the O&G Industry

Written by
Espen Knudsen

Efficient management of subsurface data has always been a challenge for E&P companies. For every exploration and production operation, voluminous amounts of subsurface data are generated and collected. However, the data is typically underutilized...

GeoCloud - the vendor-agnostic integration platform for Petrotechnical Apps

Written by
Harald Sundalskleiv

Companies in the oil and gas industry use hundreds of applications and vast amounts of data as part of ever more advanced workflows and new ways of working. Integrating the number of application and data without “breaking the workflow” has always...

Why geoscientists and CIOs don't see eye to eye

Written by
Terje Gundersen

Geoscience produces tremendous amounts of data, and the scientists rely on powerful IT-tools and infrastructure to be at their best. On the other hand, a CIO can expect no rewards if cost estimates are regularly exceeded. We may label it as a...

Developing a Cloud Strategy for E&P Companies

Written by
Henrik Skandsen

Cloud computing refers to the delivery of cloud computing services over the Internet. The technology makes it possible to build scalable services, provides universal access to data and applications, and contributes to significant cost reductions....

Kickstarting Your Digitalization Journey With 3 Steps

Written by
Alexander Tharaldsen

The upstream oil and gas industry is undergoing a radical transformation as new technologies and digital solutions are coming together to trigger a new industrial revolution. Physical assets will be connected to the Internet, advanced analytics...

Data Consolidation: The First Step on Your Digital E&P Journey

Written by
Espen Knudsen

The primary aim of digital technology adoption is to transform legacy business models, create new revenue streams, and transition from an analog business to a digital one. This is digitalization in a nutshell. According to Gartner, digitalization...

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