Topic: Oil and Gas

Microsoft and Schneider Electric launch AI for Green Energy

Microsoft and Schneider Electric launch AI for Green Energy
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 25 July 2019

Programme aims to help start-ups use the technology to transform the energy sector in Europe

The modern-day secret weapon for refineries

The modern-day secret weapon for refineries
By Livia Wiley | 25 July 2019

Predictive analytics alerts oil, gas and chemicals companies to operational issues long before equipment fails, reducing downtime, costs and the risk of injury. AVEVA’s Livia Wiley tells us more

AVEVA’s Livia Wiley pinpoints the benefits of predictive analytics for oil, gas and chemical companies

A fresh approach to enterprise resource planning

A fresh approach to enterprise resource planning
By Bryan Barsness | 18 July 2019

LINKFRESH’s Bryan Barsness discusses how only seamless, real-time ERP can handle the speed and complexity of the fast-moving fresh produce industry

LINKFRESH’s Bryan Barsness discusses how only real-time ERP can meet the produce industry's demands 

thyssenkrupp creates Azure-based AI bot to optimise supply chain

thyssenkrupp creates Azure-based AI bot to optimise supply chain
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 14 June 2019

‘alfred’ will support his colleagues by managing logistics and improving the customer experience

GainForest, Microsoft and the UN join on sustainability project

GainForest, Microsoft and the UN join on sustainability project
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 03 June 2019

Azure, AI and blockchain used to help reduce deforestation in the Amazon 

Microsoft and Eneco to drive sustainable business transformations

Microsoft and Eneco to drive sustainable business transformations
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 23 May 2019

Partnership will use clean wind energy to power datacentres as of 2022

Hannover Messe: 25 years of hydrogen and fuel cells

Hannover Messe: 25 years of hydrogen and fuel cells
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 02 April 2019

Event highlights the importance of the alternative energy source, with Toyota and Daimler exhibiting 

Siemens Gamesa uses Microsoft Azure to simplify turbine maintenance

Siemens Gamesa uses Microsoft Azure to simplify turbine maintenance
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 02 April 2019

Firm’s autonomous drones take photographs which are analysed with AI to find any damage

Ørsted chooses Microsoft advanced analytics, AI and the cloud

Ørsted chooses Microsoft advanced analytics, AI and the cloud
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 16 January 2019

Danish renewable energy supplier will use the tech to improve efficiency

BP is using Microsoft Azure to reduce time oil drilling and boost productivity

BP is using Microsoft Azure to reduce time oil drilling and boost productivity
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 19 December 2018

Manish Naik outlines the benefits of using the cloud and machine learning for exploring data

Maersk Drilling adopts Microsoft HoloLens

Maersk Drilling adopts Microsoft HoloLens
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 26 November 2018

Mixed reality solution will improve efficiency and security for Danish rig operator

Microsoft Cloud can save customers 93% in energy efficiency

Microsoft Cloud can save customers 93% in energy efficiency
By Elizabeth Robinson | 21 May 2018

New report outlines the benefits of moving away from on-premises data centres 

Microsoft completes first renewable energy deal in India

Microsoft completes first renewable energy deal in India
By Elizabeth Robinson | 07 March 2018

Agreement will supply 80% of the electricity needs for the Bangalore office 


WeatherCloud system helps Alaska combat dangerous road conditions

WeatherCloud system helps Alaska combat dangerous road conditions
By Elizabeth Robinson | 02 March 2018

The Microsoft Azure-powered platform provides data for better decision making

Microsoft and Sunseap sign agreement on solar project in Singapore

Microsoft and Sunseap sign agreement on solar project in Singapore
By Elizabeth Robinson | 01 March 2018

The 60 megawatt-peak solar portfolio will be the country’s largest to date  

Microsoft contributes to Taiwan’s renewable energy targets

Microsoft contributes to Taiwan’s renewable energy targets
By Elizabeth Robinson | 14 February 2018

Taiwanese government aims to increase the use of renewable energy to 20% by 2025

Finding an innovative solution for content overload

Finding an innovative solution for content overload
By Guest | 15 January 2018

GrayMeta unlocks hidden value stored in any asset by leveraging AI and machine learning

GrayMeta unlocks hidden value stored in any asset by leveraging AI and machine learning

Microsoft promises to cut carbon emissions by 75% by 2030

Microsoft promises to cut carbon emissions by 75% by 2030
By Elizabeth Robinson | 15 November 2017

Brad Smith says greater investment in carbon neutrality and renewables will ensure success 

Microsoft commits to enhancing the sustainability of its data centres

Microsoft commits to enhancing the sustainability of its data centres
By Sean Dudley | 09 November 2017

Organisation to participate in US Green Building Council’s LEED volume programme

Microsoft signs new wind energy deal for Netherlands data centres

Microsoft signs new wind energy deal for Netherlands data centres
By Elizabeth Robinson | 03 November 2017

Agreement represents another step in transition to fossil-free power

Snowden brings mining data to the cloud with Neuroverse

Snowden brings mining data to the cloud with Neuroverse
By Guest | 02 November 2017

Microsoft Azure-based solution enables mining companies to analyse and visualise data insights

Devon Energy increases productivity with Microsoft technologies

Devon Energy increases productivity with Microsoft technologies
By Elizabeth Robinson | 20 September 2017

Oil and gas firm adopts a cloud-first mindset using Microsoft 365 Enterprise and Azure 

Microsoft Azure enables Schlumberger to advance well construction

Microsoft Azure enables Schlumberger to advance well construction
By Elizabeth Robinson | 14 September 2017

Schlumberger’s DrillPlan solution helps oil and gas companies deliver well planning programmes faster

McDermott selects Dassault Systèmes’ 3DEXPERIENCE platform

McDermott selects Dassault Systèmes’ 3DEXPERIENCE platform
By Sean Dudley | 29 March 2017

EPCI service provider to benefit from digitised process and secure collaborative environment

Helping oil and gas companies to do more with less

Helping oil and gas companies to do more with less
By Guest | 09 May 2016

Dimension Data’s Alex Bennett and Phil Aldrich explain how communication and collaboration platforms are helping oil and gas companies boost productivity and reduce costs

Dimension Data’s Alex Bennett and Phil Aldrich outline the benefits of collaboration


Dimension Data focuses on productivity in the energy sector

Dimension Data focuses on productivity in the energy sector
By Rebecca Gibson | 14 April 2016

Firm releases video showcasing how its hybrid IT solutions help to improve employee collaboration

Upstream oil and gas companies to increase digital investment

Upstream oil and gas companies to increase digital investment
By Rebecca Gibson | 15 March 2016

Microsoft and Accenture find firms are seeking to reduce costs amid low oil and gas prices

The industrial internet of things data economy

The industrial internet of things data economy
By Guest | 07 March 2016

Faced with increasing cost pressures, today’s leading manufacturers are turning to the industrial internet of things in order to create new efficiencies and boost revenue. OSIsoft's Peter Bentley tells us more

OSIsoft's Peter Bentley explains the opportunities coming from the industrial internet of things

Dell targets fastest growing data centre market with DSS

Dell targets fastest growing data centre market with DSS
By Rebecca Lambert | 24 August 2015

Dell DSS will serve the IT needs of web tech, telco, hosting, oil and gas, and research companies

Floatel deploys Kongsberg Maritime’s K-IMS communications platform

Floatel deploys Kongsberg Maritime’s K-IMS communications platform
By Rebecca Gibson | 25 November 2014

Kongsberg’s system was implemented with Attunity and Microsoft to improve onshore teams' insight into maintenance on offshore platforms

Optimum partners with Proserv for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 training

Optimum partners with Proserv for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 training
By Rebecca Lambert | 02 June 2014

IT skills consultant successfully delivers user training to support oil and gas service provider's ERP implementation

mcaConnect acquires Dynamics CRM specialist SalesMetrix

mcaConnect acquires Dynamics CRM specialist SalesMetrix
By Karen McCandless | 14 April 2014

Acquisition by Dynamics AX specialist will create one of North America's largest Microsoft solution providers for energy and manufacturing