“Enterprises around the world are investing more in technologies to reduce their operational, exploration, and production costs. Digitalisation is the key to success in this journey,” says Nabil Ben Soussia, Managing Director, IEC Telecom Middle East. OneGate Energy is a smart and agile satellite communications solution that paves the way for the digital transformation of the marine and offshore sector. It can be fully controlled from the onshore headquarters, reducing the need for human involvement onsite – thus steering a course towards future vessel automation.
OneGate addresses all major challenges of the oil and gas industry, including logistics, cyber security and optimising connectivity. The virtualisation of all services is the key innovation in this product enabling to add new as well as update and upgrade exiting applications remotely. This gives an unparalleled level of flexibility and eliminates the operational burden of sending pieces of hardware to the remote sites every time when a new update/enhancement of the communication system is required.