Digital Oilfield

The Big Crew Change

“The Big Crew Change” is an approaching event within the oil and gas industry when the mantle of leadership will move from the “calculators and memos” generation to the “connected and Skype” generation. […]

DIKW

The Data-Information Hierarchy, Part 2

Data, as has been established is the organic, elemental source quantities. Data, by itself, does not produce cognitive information and decision-making ability. But without it, the chain Data –> Information –> Knowledge –> Understanding –> Wisdom is broken before it starts. … (3-part series) […]

DIKW

The Data-Information Hierarchy

originally posted on blogspot January 29, 2010)

I see much internet attention given to the data –> information –> knowledge –> understanding –> wisdom tree. Most will omit the step of understanding. Many will overlook data or wisdom. But all five stages are required … (3-part series) […]