Toronto startup bringing AI and IoT to oil and gas industry, raises $7 million in funding

A Toronto-based startup that is bringing artificial intelligence and Internet of Things (IoT) to the gas and oil industry recently closed a seed funding round of $7 million and is expanding its reach

Published on: October 31st, 2018 Meagan Simpson

Made-in-Alberta solution transforms province’s energy regulatory process

When the Alberta Energy Regulator (AER) was asked to take on new responsibilities in 2013 by the Government of Alberta to make sure companies develop the province’s massive energy resources responsibly, the organization

Published on: August 7th, 2018 Alex Coop

Canadian oil and gas companies team up with IBM to squeeze out inefficiencies

It takes the four members of the internal sales team for Minestar Group Corp. about six to nine months to build a bid package for an upcoming project. It took IBM’s Watson computing system

Published on: April 2nd, 2018 Alex Coop

Hashtag Trending – Fujifilm and Xerox merge, Suncor invests in autonomous trucks

Fujifilm and Xerox merge into an $18 billion dollar corporation, the U.K. government will fine companies millions of dollars for failing to protect against cyberattacks, and Suncor invests big in electric autonomous vehicles.

Published on: February 1st, 2018 Mandy Kovacs

Alberta Energy Regulator cuts through bureaucracy with digital transformation plan

Managing the lifecycle of oil and gas resources is a big job when you're regulating the core of Canada's energy sector, and the Alberta Energy Regulator (AER) realized it needed a digital transformation

Published on: June 1st, 2017 Brian Jackson

Ambyint releases IIoT solution for oil production optimization

New oil production technology by Ambyint utilizes the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) to provide oil producers with big data analytics. The Calgary startup was established in 2015 and has released an out-out-of-the-box solution

Published on: August 25th, 2015 Jackie Atkins

Oplii brings cloud power to Alberta’s oil fields

The price of oil might be at recessionary levels, but that hasn't stopped one Calgary-based cloud software startup from targeting oil and gas producers as a client base. Oplii is a new operations

Published on: January 6th, 2015 Brian Jackson

Rogers Data Centres opens facility in disaster recovery hot spot Calgary

Rogers Data Centres is opening the doors to its third Calgary-based data centre and second Tier III data centre in Canada, the firm announced Wednesday. Dubbed Calgary_DC3, Rogers says the data centre can

Published on: February 26th, 2014 Brian Jackson