Gartner Research

Top 10 Trends That Affect Oil and Gas CIOs in 2018

Published: 22 May 2018

ID: G00352800

Analyst(s): Simon Cushing , Rich McAvey

Summary

Continued financial recovery and efficiency efforts propel more intensive digitalization and business change across the oil and gas industry. CIOs must rise to the challenge of scaling digital transformation by embracing change leadership and redesigning IT to enable rapid innovation.

Table Of Contents

Analysis

Top Trends

  • Fragile Recovery and Continued Market Uncertainty Accelerate Digitalization
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  • Companies Addressing Change Barriers Will Forge Ahead
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  • Co-creation and Ecosystems Inspire Faster Innovation
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  • Delivering Value Requires CIOs to Lead Through Uncertainty
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  • Digital Ambition Compels IT Operating Model Redesign
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  • Automation and Robotics Boost End-to-End Efficiency
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  • Enhanced Remote Operations and Collaboration Optimize Field Operations
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  • Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence Advance Widespread Optimization
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  • Cloud and Edge Computing Battle for Digital Dominance
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  • The Search for Continuously Adaptive Risk and Trust Gains Momentum
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    • Moving From Fixed to Adaptive Digital Security
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