DSDE Article Detail Page The Processing Problem: Can Computers Keep Up With Industry Demand?

Stephen Whitfield, Senior

SPE.org 

The Processing Problem: Can Computers Keep Up With Industry Demand? Big data is one of the big buzzwords in oil and gas operations today. Operators cannot get enough of it. Managing a successful venture requires the ability to extract valuable information from massive data sets and process that information in a quick and efficient manner. High-performance computing (HPC) is critical in making these things happen.