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.
When I heard that the theme for International Women’s Day 2017 was #BeBoldForChange, I was really excited. I passionately believe that by living bolder lives, we can make bigger, faster changes to gender parity — and in tech, this can’t come soon enough.
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
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.