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A new frontier for energy companies: selling software

They want to share their know-how with the rest of the world.

Michael Kanellos
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Saudi Aramco is one of the most successful energy companies in the world and their success, in part, results from their ability to create and exploit new technologies.Now, they want to share some of that know-how with the rest of the world.The company plans to create an independent subsidiary that will  license software applications and other technology developed through its iMOM (integrated manufacturing operations management) program to third parties, according to Eyad Buhulaiga, Aramco’s manufacturing operations management project-management specialist and solutions architect. Buhulaiga shared this insight at the ARC Industry Forum in Orlando.Aramco will license…

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