Oil & Gas Industry
Performance and visibility for upstream, midstream and downstream networks
Digital transformation elevates need for network performance
The Oil and Gas industry is in the midst of a major transition. New technologies have transformed the industry into a true digital enterprise. IoT sensors on platforms, digital twins and seismic models that send massive datasets for collaboration with geologists and other experts around the world to optimize logistics for crude processing and transport. The digital transformation that has been ongoing for years connecting key assets to networks to enable new levels of performance is accelerating the convergence IT and OT.
CIOs also need to understand the threat plane for every device and access point from HQ work teams to the most remote refineries and processing plants. This has transformed the role of the CIO, the position has become more central in operations planning and execution.