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Enhancing Operational Excellence in Oil and Gas Through Digital Technology Primer for 2016

Published: 21 January 2016

ID: G00296137

Analyst(s): Rich McAvey


As tough market conditions continue into 2016, upstream CIOs must take greater leadership accountability for using digital technologies to enhance operational excellence. Gartner research and advice can help CIOs realize the benefits of digitalization across their entire business landscape.

Table Of Contents



  • Top Challenges and How Gartner Can Help
    • How can digital technologies enable oil and gas companies to increase recovery, reliability and safety?
    • How can oil and gas companies use digital technologies to optimize performance across business units?
    • How can oil and gas CIOs keep IT lean and accelerate digital innovation?

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