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Enterprise Mobility In The Oil And Gas Industry

Enterprise Mobility In The Oil And Gas Industry

Ever heard of the Little Dutch Boy fable? It’s a story following a boy who on his way to school notices a slight leak in the dyke where the sea was trickling through. He’s concerned the leak will turn...
Driving Agility And Speed In Oil And Gas

Driving Agility And Speed In Oil And Gas

As the global need for energy has increased, oil and gas companies around the world strive to respond with new technologies for finding, extracting, and delivering energy to the market. But the industry is complex, and the factors that...
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The Future Is Going To Be Awesome, And Here’s Why

We live in difficult times. Financial crisis, sovereign debt crisis, euro crisis, Syrian conflict, global warming. We are bombarded nonstop with despairing news. In Europe, the mood is morose and the prospects seem dire. The general consensus is that...
How Plant Disasters Will Change Resource Management

How Plant Disasters Will Change Resource Management

The April 2013 collapse of the Rana Plaza near Bangladesh’s capital that killed more than 1100 factory workers spurred outrage worldwide toward the many large retail brands that source products from the region. When labor rights groups came together...
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A B2B E-Commerce Success Story: Airgas

Game Plan B2B E-Commerce Forum in Chicago last week hosted a plethora of great keynotes and industry experts to talk all things e-commerce in the B2B space. The attendees heard from Steve Max, director of e-Commerce at Airgas, ...
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Gazprom’s Shockingly Sensible RFP

There was a collective gasp in technology circles at an announcement Gazprom, Russia’s natural gas exporter, made over the summer. The state-run company issued a tender for a tablet computer for the CEO that will do all the things...
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Phillips 66 Uses Mobile Innovation To Boost Productivity And Business Agility

Phillips 66, an energy manufacturing and logistics company ranked No. 4 on the Fortune 500 list, is connecting its employees through mobile technology to empower its workforce and gain competitive advantage. The company recently unleashed more than 2,000 iPhones...
Mobideo’s Technology Increases Safety By Eliminating Complacency

Mobideo’s Technology Increases Safety By Eliminating Complacency

Situational awareness is critical in operations where compliance, processes, and people’s safety are concerned. That’s where Mobideo comes in. Named by Gartner as a 2013 “Cool Vendor,” enterprise mobile application software firm Mobideo is a key player in the...
Monday Metric: Mobilizing Asset Management

Monday Metric: Mobilizing Asset Management

Creating and unlocking value in an organization starts with knowing precisely where things stand, and where the opportunities for improvement lie.  To help, SAP’s Performance Benchmarking group publishes a short analysis each Monday, highlighting hot industry topics and high-impact…