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Top 10 Technology Trends Impacting the Upstream Oil and Gas Industry in 2015

Published: 18 March 2015

ID: G00274033

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


Gartner evaluates the top 10 technology trends driving the convergence of digital technologies between organizational silos within upstream oil and gas companies in 2015. Upstream CIOs and IT leaders can use this research to understand the impact of these trends on IT organizations.

Table Of Contents


  • Overview
  • 3D Models for Managing and Maintaining Operational Assets
  • 3D Printing
  • Asset Performance Management
  • Cloud — Hybrid IT
  • Cognitive Computing
  • Digital Field Devices
  • IT/OT Convergence
  • Mobility
  • Non-Physics-Based Modeling
  • Upstream Modeling Suites

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