How AWS helps BP improve efficiency and minimize costs

Producing around 3.3 million barrels of oil through operations in over 70 countries, BP is one of the world’s largest energy companies. With so many crucial operations around the world, it’s no surprise that a reliable and robust IT system is required to keep everything on track and running smoothly. “IT underpins every single part of our business at BP”, Claire Dickson, the CIO of BP Downstream, which focuses on the refining and marketing of fuels, lubricants, and petrochemicals told the recent AWS Summit in London. “Our world is changing really quickly — we have a responsibility to react to that…… [Continue Reading]