Meet Jason, A Production Engineer
Jason graduated 6 years ago with a petroleum engineering degree.
After 3 years as a junior production engineer he was promoted quickly to a Senior Production Engineer.
He needs to make sure the oil field is performing at optimal production efficiency at any given time.
He needs to avoid blind-spots to solve production shortfalls and have the right data, at the right time in order to make the best decisions. He must take high-confidence actions quickly.
7:00 AM, Jason Inherited a Hidden Problem
Natural Language Collaboration
The Moment of Insight!
Further investigation with Watson (not shown) reveals the appropriate action to save $$$ is to begin a shut-in.
Without decades of experience, Jason was able to form a hypothesis and understand the root cause in about an hour, using Watson. Jason also avoided spending days locating, waiting, and researching files, ultimately saving millions of dollars for his company.