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Katalyst Data Management to Exhibit at Virtual Conference for the PPDM Houston Expo

Preparing for Virtual Seismic and Well Data Management Learn More at the PPDM Virtual Expo Katalyst Data Management will be participating in our first virtual conference of the year at the first ever PPDM Virtual Expo.  The PPDM originally scheduled the Houston Expo for March 31 – April 1, and they decided to keep these dates for a virtual version of the conference at a significantly reduced rate. At the PPDM Virtual Expo, participants will […]


Katalyst Data Management Update on Essential Business Operations Under “Stay Home” Order

As an Essential Service, Katalyst Data Management Remains Open To Our Valued Customers, Katalyst continues to make the health and safety of our employees our top priority. We have established a global task force that is closely monitoring the situation in all the communities where we operate. The task force is communicating with all our 350 global employees on a daily basis, ensuring they have all the necessary information they need to stay safe. Our […]


Katalyst Data Management Update Regarding COVID-19

As we all experience challenging circumstances surrounding the spread of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), we wanted to share how we are supporting our employees, our customers and our communities. Global Task Force Katalyst has responded quickly and carefully to ensure the health and safety of our employees. We have established a global task force to closely monitor the situation in all the local communities where we operate and take appropriate action when warranted. The task force […]


Katalyst Exhibits at 3D Seismic Symposium in Denver

UPDATE: The 3D Seismic Symposium will be rescheduled for a later date. 3D seismic data volumes represent some of the largest data files used in the E&P industry and have made a significant contribution to the industry’s exponential surge in demand for computing power and cloud storage.  Readily accessible data is crucial for processing and analytics platforms, but often the bulk storage methods lack the complexity to effectively locate the correct data efficiently. Even with […]


Cloud Storage for E&P Data: Drivers and Benefits

Cloud computing for subsurface data is part of a shift in our industry the likes of which may have never been seen. The scope, speed, and consistency with which oil and gas companies are pursuing digital transformation and digitalization strategies – and declaring them as strategic for them – could completely rewrite what an oil and gas company looks like within the next 2 – 5 years. It’s a wild, fascinating, scary disruption, and it’s […]


Katalyst Data Management at NAPE Summit in Houston on February 6-7, 2020

Get Your Prospect Data Faster Learn More at NAPE Summit Booth 2113 Seismic and well data, accessible, quality subsurface data, is crucial to the the buying, selling and trading of prospects and producing properties. Katalyst Data Management is looking forward to exhibiting at the North American Prospect Expo (NAPE) Summit to help companies manage their data volumes and get a greater return on their E&P data investments. NAPE Summit takes place each year at the […]


Wells and Well Data Management: Where to Begin?

Wells and well data management encompass such a broad spectrum of data types, files and historical issues and challenges, it’s tough to know where to start improving the program.  The Professional Petroleum Data Management Association (PPDM) alone has invested many man years of work gathering input from industry experts to create whole publications focused on “What is a Well?” and “What is a Completion?”  These are just definitions, so the question really is, “where to […]


Katalyst Data Management Partners with IHS Markit to Add AccuMap Data to SeismicZone.com

Agreement adds over 4 million kilometers of AccuMap seismic to SeismicZone e-brokerage CALGARY (January 13, 2020) – Katalyst Data Management announced today that they have entered into a commercial agreement with IHS Markit to display seismic data from AccuMap on Katalyst’s SeismicZone.com website.  The partnership will bring over 60 years’ worth of seismic data available for license to the public website. SeismicZone.com visitors now have access to over 4.7 million linear kilometers  of 2D and […]


PESGB PROSPEX Final Stop for Katalyst’s 2019 Digitise the World Tour

Take Your Subsurface Data Management to the Next Level Learn More at PESGB PROSPEX #50 Katalyst Data Management will be exhibiting at the annual PESGB PROSPEX event in London on 11-12 December at the Business Design Centre.  Each year, the exploration and development industry in the UK convenes at this show to discuss the latest challenges and opportunities associated with prospects in the region.  At the forefront of the process is the E&P data used […]


National Data Repositories for Subsurface E&P Data in the Oil and Gas Industry

National Data Repositories (NDR) for the oil and gas industry contain the broad scope of data volumes that are acquired to aid in decision-making in each phase of the business, from upstream to midstream to downstream. For upstream, the subsurface data used for exploration and production (E&P) comprises of multiple disciplines of science and engineering, such as geology, geochemistry, geophysics, geomatics, geomechanics and geoengineering, petroleum engineering, reservoir engineering and well engineering. Managing these various data […]