"From rats nest to control system."


"We stuck around and
made sure it worked."


"Worried yours doesn't work?"


"Worried about being violated?"


"Cheating on your standards?"


"SCADA - The definition of insanity."


Charles Drobny Jr., President and CEO

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Latest Posts
13 Feb 2017

Isn’t It About Time?

There are two waves of technological change crashing down upon us all – the Cloud and the Internet of Things [IOT]. They have been more like a rising tide – existent for a while and gaining height every year. As a rising tide it was easy to dismiss them as risky and uncertain – things[…..]

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30 Jan 2017

The Dirty Secret Behind Efficiency

That’s apple pie. This labels a word or expression that everyone will erroneously accept as common and at the very core of our professional existence. Everyone will agree that efficiency is good. Who won’t accept a slice of apple pie? Efficiency is overused, uncommonly understood and practically meaningless in most engineering and corporate discourse. Every[…..]

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16 Jan 2017

The Internet of Things is a Long Way Off

We’re a long way away from achieving the goals, dreams and fantasies of the Internet of Things in the production oil patch. It’s not because of the lack of imagination or technology. The sensors and their collection/aggregation systems are not capable of providing the wealth of data needed for IoT to deliver. Upstream and downstream[…..]

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03 Jan 2017

Wow, It Comes In Colors?

Too many buyers either don’t know, or ignore, the dynamic phases of project development. They think it happens during the development of a product specification. The users, engineers and insider experts get together and create a detailed description of what they want. Surely there’s some debate, and perhaps argument, over this list of wants and desires.[…..]

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20 Dec 2016

Rig Count Is No Bellwether

Rig count is no longer the bellwether predictor it used to be. Seems these days the quick one-line assessment of anything complicated has infected analysis of the oil and gas industry. That comes to us in the form of the weekly rig count. One and two rig differences from week to week are immediately heralded[…..]