Archive for April, 2012

The IBM Chemicals & Petroleum Virtual Briefing Centre

In dynamic, evolving industries like chemicals & petroleum, staying ahead means staying in touch and in tune with leading-edge ideas and approaches. The IBM Chemicals and Petroleum Virtual Briefing Centre is a rich source for the latest IBM thought leadership and innovation, all designed to help organizations like yours drive growth in challenging times. You [...]

Analyzing real-time market and production data leads to informed decisions, not educated guesses

The refining industry, due to extremely tight margins, relies more heavily than most on maximizing production efficiency. Eni S.p.A., a major global integrated energy company focused on refinery planning and operations, was looking for ways to maximize that efficiency by improving plant scheduling data. With much of their data siloed and difficult to integrate, plant [...]

Taking the Burden Out of Oil & Gas Asset Management

Oil & gas is an asset-heavy industry, not just in number but in variety, including production equipment, facilities, transportation and IT assets. The burden of managing those assets can be heavy as well, especially if they’re being monitored, serviced and deployed using different systems. IBM Maximo for Oil & Gas provides a single platform for [...]