IT and Upstream Data System
One of the main features of success has always been the utilization of the state of the art technologies and updating personnel’s knowledge. Hence utilization of advanced and appropriate computer equipment is of prime importance. Exploration directorate has tried its best to utilize existing technologies to further the cause of the organization.
Establishment of an advanced data center at Exploration Directorate demonstrate the importance of was expressed above. The existence of advanced facilities gives the ability to offer proper service to technical departments such as geology, geophysics, petroleum engineering, …. And specially providing necessary facilities to collect 100-year oil data in data centers with high volume of information and finally deleting paper from office work.
The realization of ICT space is Exploration Directorate vision along with the establishment of a coherent and consistent space to exchange information. The existence of advanced supporting systems saving systems of 350 TB which are the best in the world has enabled this organization to save very crucial upstream data.
Upstream IT department was established over a decade ago to save exploration activities of both Iranian and foreign companies. Since some years ago, Exploration Directorate has applied a space-centered approach in upstream data management and is trying to complete and develop its IT copabalities through using GIS.