Gartner Research

Top 10 Trends That Affect Oil and Gas CIOs in 2016

Published: 05 April 2016

ID: G00279663

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

Summary

After nearly two years, it is time to stop waiting for oil prices to recover. Oil and gas CIOs need to reset priorities and begin building digital capabilities that produce distinctive performance advantage.

Table Of Contents

Analysis

Top Trends

  • Hydrocarbon Abundance Has Permanently Changed Operating Models
    • Key Findings
    • Implications
  • Lean & Agile IT Opens the Door for Business Transformation
    • Key Findings
    • Implications
  • Integrated Planning and Operations Are the Key to Business Optimization
    • Key Findings
    • Implications
  • Asset Performance Management Reduces Costs and Operational Risk
    • Key Findings
    • Implications
  • Reservoir and Production Monitoring Create Operational Transparency
    • Key Findings
    • Implications
  • Advanced Analytics Keeps On Delivering More Business Impact
    • Key Findings
    • Implications
  • Digital Innovation Is the Future of Oil and Gas
    • Key Findings
    • Implications
  • Digital Workforce Enablement Transforms Field Operations
    • Key Findings
    • Implications
  • Remote Operations Architecture Enables End-to-End Collaboration
    • Key Findings
    • Implications
  • Virtual Infrastructure Management Unifies Physical and Digital Worlds
    • Key Findings
    • Implications

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