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Oil and Gas Firms Should Look to Cloud to Transform Delivery of Major Capital Projects

Published: 11 September 2014

ID: G00267198

Analyst(s): Rich McAvey , Morgan Eldred, Leif Eriksen


The cloud is providing CIOs and business leaders in the O&G industry with new and better options to manage project information for major capital projects. Here's why early adopters of cloud technologies can gain competitive advantage with faster, more cost-effective project delivery.

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  • Impacts


Impacts and Recommendations

  • Cloud-based solutions for managing engineering project information offers O&G companies a potential path to competitive advantage on major capital projects
  • Cloud delivers great speed and information agility while enabling global collaboration for various stakeholders within an O&G major capital project
    • Costs

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