Gartner Research

Top 10 Trends That Affect Oil and Gas CIOs in 2017

Published: 10 May 2017

ID: G00327367

Analyst(s): Simon Cushing, Rich McAvey

Summary

Market conditions show signs of improvement, but uncertainty remains. Digital innovation continues to improve business performance and escalate in priority, but more progress is crucial. CIOs can better lead momentum for change by understanding and acting on the trends highlighted in this research.

Table Of Contents

Top Trends

  • Market Uncertainty and Volatility Promote Agility
    • Key Findings
    • Implications
    • Recommendations
  • Digital Innovation Has Become a Critical Capability
    • Key Findings
    • Implications
    • Recommendations
  • New Operating Modes Are Essential to Sustained Operational Excellence
    • Key Findings
    • Implications
    • Recommendations
  • The Quest to Optimize Accelerates Integrated Planning and Operations
    • Key Findings
    • Implications
    • Recommendations
  • IT Optimization Lays the Foundation for Digital Business
    • Key Findings
    • Implications
    • Recommendations
  • Digital Transformation Leads to New Business Models
    • Key Findings
    • Implications
    • Recommendations
  • Enhanced Remote Operations and Collaboration Optimize Field Operations
    • Key Findings
    • Implications
    • Recommendations
  • High Demand for Analytics Leads to New Centers of Excellence Within IT
    • Key Findings
    • Implications
    • Recommendations
  • Automation and Robotics Boost Efficiency
    • Key Findings
    • Implications
    • Recommendations
  • Introduction of Digital Workplace Designs Is Unlocking Productivity
    • Key Findings
    • Implications
    • Recommendations

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