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Supercomputing: Game-Changer for Oil & Gas Exploration

Supercomputing: Game-Changer for Oil & Gas Exploration

Oil majors are second only to the US Defense Department in terms of the use of supercomputing systems. That’s because supercomputing is the key to determining where to explore next—and to finding sweet spots based on analog geology.

What these supercomputing systems do is analyze vast amounts of seismic imaging data collected by geologists using sound waves. What’s changed…

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