This weblog submit was co-authored by Paul Dejager, OSDU Observe Lead, Wipro.
Since its first customer-ready launch, the OSDU™ Knowledge Platform has been examined and piloted inside the vitality business with nice success. Nonetheless, prospects have been awaiting an enterprise-ready model of the OSDU Knowledge Platform that’s safe, resilient, and backed up by SLAs. The platform wants to supply connectivity with the legacy and cloud functions and be extensible and customizable for customer-specific situations. Companions like Wipro mix area expertise with the OSDU Knowledge Platform to assist speed up the operationalization of Microsoft Vitality Knowledge Companies.
Microsoft Vitality Knowledge Companies is a completely managed, enterprise-grade knowledge platform that allows environment friendly knowledge administration, standardization, liberation, and consumption in vitality exploration. The answer is a hyperscale knowledge ecosystem that leverages the capabilities of the OSDU Knowledge Platform, and Microsoft’s safe and reliable cloud companies with our companions’ in depth area experience.
A big constraint with at the moment’s business enterprise platforms is the sturdy bias of first ideas evaluation with a site worth chain that strongly preconditions the way in which that knowledge is used and when. Knowledge is siloed inside the levels of the worth chain and locked up by the functions supporting the workflows in these levels. The rising want and demand for data-driven evaluation to enhance first ideas evaluation, and for enterprise workflows to additionally leverage superior analytics and machine studying (AI/ML) functions are largely unhappy.
The OSDU Discussion board is an open supply consortium of vitality operators, which has got down to design and develop a cloud-native knowledge platform. Wipro is a key contributor and helps deal with the info challenge by offering self-service consumption of analytics-ready knowledge. It is a vital goal of Wipro’s participation within the OSDU Discussion board.
Present knowledge administration applied sciences creates substantial lock-in and require vital quantities of effort to run and keep cost-effective infrastructure. A transfer to the cloud doubtlessly reduces lockin and working prices and paves the way in which in the direction of “pay-for-use” fairly than “pay-to-own.” The prevailing knowledge basis platforms are complicated, dominated by service and expertise suppliers, and don’t readily maximize the advantage of rising applied sciences, resembling knowledge interoperability and analytics, on account of vital legacy content material. Moreover, to this point inside E&P there has solely been restricted acceptance of applied sciences arising from different industries, together with the adoption of cloud and Open Supply.
Wipro and Microsoft accomplice to supply new applied sciences to enterprise-level organizations
With Microsoft Vitality Knowledge Companies, Wipro is providing to undertake an open structure that gives accelerated entry to new applied sciences by means of an open, modular cloud agnostic design. Based mostly totally on present generic IT elements, the answer supplies a knowledge basis that decouples functions from their knowledge supply and additional reduces working prices by means of the adoption of a cloud internet hosting atmosphere. Transferring to a cloud-based knowledge basis supplies appreciable advantages to an enterprise together with:
- A centralized knowledge panorama containing fewer database cases designed to fulfill the anticipated improve in storage capability occasioned by the acquisition of real-time knowledge and the introduction of fiber optics for drilling, downhole sensors, and the web of issues (IoT).
- Greater consistency of knowledge, simplified workflows, diminished complexity, and an analytical person interface end in elevated automation that facilitates a change to self-service operation.
- Actual-time knowledge acquisition to cloud and centralized supply to cloud for different sources of knowledge (vendor, accomplice, launch, and extra).
- Deliverable as a service (SaaS and PaaS), thereby considerably lowering assist coaching prices and general price of possession (TCO).
- Diminished tie-in to merchandise from conventional service contractors.
- Provision of a long-term, low-cost digital archive for all drilling and well-logging knowledge and analyses.
The advantages of the OSDU knowledge as a service mannequin
The OSDU Knowledge Platform enabled and supported by Microsoft Vitality Knowledge Companies supplies many options to enterprise challenges, together with:
- Quicker deployment with automated service choices
- Simpler deployment of OSDU Knowledge Platform performance
- New insights with area workflows and software integration with any knowledge supply
- Knowledge-driven selections, efficiency enchancment, and knowledge able to leverage HPC and AI/ML situations
- Diminished cycle time, enabling builders to rapidly develop and combine new functions and situations
- Legacy decommissioning
- Open supply
- Scalable on account of cloud
- TCO discount
- Analytics, automation throughout datasets, and your entire worth chain
- Diminished vendor lock-in
Wipro and the OSDU Knowledge Platform
Understanding the E&P area and full comprehension of the varied knowledge varieties and knowledge codecs kinds a key part of Wipro’s providing. Particularly, Wipro’s area experience is a transparent differentiator that has been efficiently leveraged in related engagements for different operators. This area data in each a part of the upstream worth chain has been introduced collectively in Wipro’s devoted international OSDU Knowledge Platform apply. When this E&P experience is coupled with Wipro’s huge knowledge service capabilities, the mixture of those two views supplies a really 360-degree domain-driven service.
Wipro has been designated the Azure Cloud Service Supplier (CSP)-preferred international OSDU programs integrator, and Wipro thus has a strategic partnership for OSDU actions that ensures Wipro and Azure CSP work collectively the place it companions as a “one badge” staff on all Microsoft Vitality Knowledge Companies deployments. This optimizes the cooperation and coordination between cloud supplier and programs integrator, which can be a big profit to shoppers aiming to implement the OSDU Knowledge Platform as their customary system of report. This assured degree of collaboration, along with the expertise of each events, ensures that Wipro is nicely positioned to rapidly jump-start any OSDU Knowledge Platform journey to liberate and combine subsurface knowledge.
Wipro is a member of, and a significant contributor to, the OSDU Discussion board. Wipro has authored creating requirements as put ahead by the OSDU Discussion board, and its outstanding participation within the OSDU actions allows it to guarantee seamless integration between knowledge platform onboarding and knowledge loading, and legacy knowledge and software platforms. Wipro totally understands the strategic significance and worth of knowledge, and the OSDU Knowledge Platform can be distinguished by its potential to supply a digital knowledge portal. Wipro is, and has, made vital investments in folks, options, and capabilities to construct a devoted OSDU Knowledge Platform apply to supply a excessive degree of service. Additional, Wipro has invested in a sustainable staffing mannequin going ahead by leveraging its international footprint and strategic partnerships. Wipro recurrently works remotely on OSDU Knowledge Platform deployments and subsequently doesn’t foresee any obstacle to working in a worldwide implementation atmosphere.
Wipro has a templated deployment method and might carry its personal instruments and utilities to boost, the place applicable, the usual OSDU knowledge platform. This permits Wipro to securely deploy and configure practical, info safety–compliant Microsoft Vitality Knowledge Companies in an Azure subscription.
Wipro’s customary deployment contains three workstreams, as follows:
- Deploy the OSDU Knowledge Platform with Microsoft Vitality Knowledge Companies within the consumer’s personal or hosted Azure subscription so it may be securely operated.
- Ingest present consumer subsurface knowledge that’s aligned with the OSDU Technical Commonplace, present data switch to enterprise stakeholders, and supply perception on leverage the OSDU knowledge platform to extend enterprise worth.
- Develop a Microsoft Vitality Knowledge Companies roadmap and consider working mannequin options for optimum enterprise worth, and promote understanding of instruments and workflows that promote integration and adoption of the OSDU Knowledge Platform.
Wipro companies and accelerators
Wipro has invested considerably in serving to corporations on their OSDU Knowledge Platform adoption journey and as such has developed companies that present open supply performance over and above the usual OSDU Knowledge Platform providing.
- Platform onboarding
- Dataset and person onboarding
- Knowledge migration
- Knowledge ingestion
- WINS framework
- Exterior knowledge entry and publish situations
- Software integration
- Knowledge discovery
The next screenshots present an instance of a Energy BI enterprise intelligence dashboard containing knowledge sourced from an OSDU Knowledge Platform utilizing the native Energy BI software connector.
Personalized search and show performance could be achieved by way of Bing search service APIs and/or OSDU-compliant third-party software program distributors.
Wipro’s OSDU Knowledge Platform apply makes use of the mixed data, abilities, and operational supply capabilities from the mixture of Wipro’s area and consulting, engineering, and cloud platform verticals to supply an revolutionary horizontal answer providing.
This permits our shoppers to:
- Speed up their finish recreation to digital transformation.
- Make their organizations data-centric by way of the OSDU knowledge platform.
- Allow the refactoring, integration, and deployment of workflow interoperability.
- Prioritize their knowledge and put together for OSDU migration at scale.
- Outline and obtain inter-organizational collaboration and operational assist mannequin necessities.
Easy methods to work with Wipro Companies and Accelerator on Microsoft Vitality Knowledge Companies
Microsoft Vitality Knowledge Companies is an enterprise-grade, totally managed, OSDU Knowledge Platform for the vitality business that’s environment friendly, standardized, straightforward to deploy, and scalable for knowledge administration—for ingesting, aggregating, storing, looking, and retrieving knowledge. The platform can present the size, safety, privateness, and compliance anticipated by enterprise prospects. Wipro provides companies and accelerators using the WINS framework which accelerates time-to-market and the power to run area workflows with ease, with knowledge contained in Microsoft Vitality Knowledge Companies, and with minimal effort.
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