How Big Data Apps Can Affect Oil and Gas Industry

Posted September 3, 2014 at 11:22am

Rigzone reports that “Major players in the oil and gas industry, particularly oilfield services companies, understand that Big Data analytics can provide valuable insights that will help make exploration, production, manufacturing, and global operations more streamline, safe, and efficient. Leaders in the industry are already implementing Big Data solutions into their everyday operations and reaping the rewards of this long-term investment.”  

“As more and more oilfield services companies are committing to investing in Big Data analytics, they’re recruiting experts – chief data architects, data scientists, data engineers, etc. – to spearhead these efforts in their organizations. But how can OFS leaders be sure that these Big Data experts are leading them down the right path and aligning their data analytics goals with overall business objectives? “