The global oil & gas industry experienced a 58% drop in company filings mentions of cloud in Q2 2023 compared with the previous quarter, with the highest share accounted for by Hong Kong and China Gas, according to GlobalData’s analysis of over 91 oil & gas company filings. The growing application of Cloud will prove to have a transformative impact on the oil & gas sector. GlobalData’s Cloud Market Size, Share and Trends, Analysis and Forecast report helps keep abreast of the latest trends in Cloud, market opportunity forecast and the competitive landscape. Buy the report here.

Notably, cloud was one of the most frequently referenced themes in Q2 2023, ranking highest in terms of mentions, ahead of digitalization and ecommerce, according to GlobalData.

Of the top leading companies in the oil & gas industry, Hong Kong and China Gas had the greatest increase in references for cloud in Q2 2023, compared with the previous quarter. GlobalData identified ten cloud-related sentences in the company's filings - 0.4% of all sentences - and remained flat of 0% in Q2 2023 compared with Q2 2022. Reliance Industries’s mentions of cloud rose by 33% to 4 and Schlumberger’s by 43% to 4 and Petroleo Brasileiro’s by 200% to 3 and Snam’s by 200% to 3.

GlobalData’s Company Filings Analytics also applies sentiment weight to reference sentences, based on whether the sentences are positive, negative, or neutral. Starting at 100 in 2020, an index over 100 is more positive. The overall index for cloud in Q2 2023 was 130.

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This content was updated on 5 August 2023

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