Digital and big data — the solutions to sustainably feed a growing world

Ask most individuals about farming and they will describe a farmer with an old tractor and plow. They are often surprised to know that modern agriculture is highly technical. For example, the first commercial drone license issued by the US’s Federal Aviation Association (FAA) was to a company for agricultural application.

How mature are you in advanced analytics? Excerpts from the EY-Forbes Insights survey

Data and analytics are not new to most of us. Large enterprises have always invested in data and analytics to improve understanding of customers and markets, and enable better decision-making. What’s different now? Well, the stakes are higher. And in this era of disruption, leaders aren’t using advanced analytics to simply improve existing activities. Strategic … More How mature are you in advanced analytics? Excerpts from the EY-Forbes Insights survey

Adopt digital and compress processes to drive growth even in low oil-price environments

In recent years, technology has helped oil and gas (O&G) companies explore deeper waters, remote reservoirs and extract from shale resources. The success of this technological advancement has created an oversupply which is responsible for lower crude prices, and now O&G companies are aggressively pursuing capital and operational efficiency to reduce costs.