Around 88 percent of oil refiners in the GCC region say lack of investment in digital technology poses a significant threat to improving margins and lowers their competitive advantage.
Oman IT authority boosts cybersecurity readiness in oil and gas sectorThe Information Technology Authority (ITA), represented by the Arab Regional Cybersecurity Centre of ITU has signed a partnership agreement with the Oman Oil Company (OOC) to provide the company and its subsidiaries with cybersecurity services. 0 2496
Oil and Gas industry should prioritise cybersecurity: Trend Micro
Trend Micro Incorporated, a global leader in cybersecurity solutions, has announced the findings of new research on the cyber risks …
UAE’s NPCC sets sights on becoming a digital-first oil and gas firm
National Petroleum Construction Company (NPCC has announced a five-year plan to transform its digital capabilities and meet the evolving needs of the region’s oil and gas industry.
Microsoft to open first-ever AI Centre of Excellence for energy in the UAE
Microsoft has announced that it will open an AI Centre of Excellence for Energy in the UAE to empower organisations in the industry in accelerating digital transformation.
Injazat signs MoU with Lamprell to digitise energy and renewables sector
Injazat, a market leader in digital transformation and wholly owned by Mubadala Investment Company – Abu Dhabi’s sovereign investor – …
Dubai’s ENOC accelerates customer-centric services with new digital offerings
ENOC Group has unveiled its two new digital ventures – ENOC Link and Beema – under its recently launched accelerator programme – NEXT.
Industrial software firm Aveva launches new unified operations centre
UK-based engineering and industrial software firm AVEVA has launched its new Unified Operations Center, its command-and-control solution for infrastructure operators such as smart cities and facilities management, and for industries like oil and gas and mining.
Ooredoo spotlights digital transformation in oil and gas sector
Ooredoo has recently hosted a digital transformation workshop for senior executives from the oil and gas industry.
Cyber-attack on oil firm targets UAE, Saudi Arabia servers
Italian oil services company Saipem said it had identified a cyber-attack out of India that had primarily affected its servers in the Middle East.
“Data is the new oil,” says UAE AI minister
Emerging technologies including artificial intelligence, blockchain and Internet of Things are going to radically change the energy industry, says UAE Minister for AI Omar bin Sultan Al Olama.