Q&A: Why Now is the Time to Discuss How Analytics Can Transform Budding Shale Plays in Europe In Haugesund, Norway at the ECIM E&P Data and Information Management Conference and at Digital Energy Journal’s Using Analytics to Improve Production Conference in Aberdeen, Scotland, Fred Kunzinger impressed upon attendees why now is the time for companies considering European shale plays to assess data management strategies. If you were not in Western Europe to hear Fred first hand, here is a Q&A with him about his presentation.
"Go Ask That Guy” is Not a Data Management Plan Many people default to the good ‘ol “go ask that guy” method for locating key production and drilling data silos.
Demystifying the Down Hole With Data Noah Consulting helped establish a system of record for wellbore schematics using best practices and an innovative approach.
Do Not Let These Four 'Words' Cause Your Project to Fail Perception is a powerful thing, often to the point that a person's perception is, in fact, their view of reality. This is especially true in the case of words. Many data management projects have run into difficulty in their outset or acceptance due to people's perception of certain words. Here are the top four usual suspects.
Data Virtualization Roundtable Recap There is a lot of uncertainty about how an investment in data virtualization will add value. In an effort to dispel some of the mystery, Noah Consulting hosted an industry roundtable about data virtualization.
Beyond the Sparkling Lights of Technology Nirvana A successful enterprise content management program is more than the latest in technology. Consider the business goals and users first.
Tired of Winging It Good data drives better decisions. Yet, there are often breakdowns on the path in getting data to decision makers. This article offers some helpful insight and suggestions to help.
How To Manage Electronic Well Files An article about established best practices for electronic well file management by Randy Clark featured in the February-March 2014 edition of Digital Energy Journal.
The Shale Gale Also Brings a Data Blizzard This feature article by Jim Crompton discusses the changes that shale operations brings to data management.
Architectural Interest: Records Management Matters Q4 2013 Architectural Interest article by Dean Balog.
PPDM Well Master and Enterprise MDM Tools A review of a presentation presented at PPDM Data Symposium Calgary in November 2013 by Kelly Guillory & Prasanna Balakrishnan
Of Well Files, Coffee Stains and Cigarette Burns The featured article in the Q3 2013 newsletter by Randy Clark. A look at how well files have changed and where they need to be.
The Shale Assembly Line featured article in the Q2 newsletter by Matt Tatro & Matt Becker that discusses the current shift in way exploration and production companies approach the unconventionals and the competitive advantage found in good data management.
Architectural Interest: Enterprise Architecture Defined The Q3 2013 newsletter "Architectural Interest" article by Jim Crompton.
Architectural Interest: Myth Busters #1 - Architects are all Technical, and all Architectures are Technical The first of a series of articles that will look into the world of the enterprise architect. In each Vernon will take one commonly-held myth about architects and then offer some alternative perspectives, anecdotes and truths to dispel that myth.
Architectural Interest: Myth Busters #2 - Enterprise Architects Live in Ivory Towers The second in a series by Vernon Smith about enterprise architecture and the myths that surround the discipline.
Bringing Oilfield Data into the Enterprise presented at the 13th Annual International Conference on Petroleum Data Integration, Data & Information Management by Shannon Tassin
Data Governance at Chevron GOM - A Case Study presented at PNEC 17th Annual International Conference
on Petroleum Data Integration, Data and Information Management by Dave Blosser and Paul Haines.
Delivering a Data Governance Strategy that Meets Business Objectives presented at the 14th Annual International Conference on Petroleum Data Integration, Data & Information Management
Industry Insight: IM Benchmarking On April 11, 2013, Noah Consulting hosted an Industry Roundtable workshop in Houston, Texas, on the topic of IM Benchmarking. The event brought together representatives from 12 companies.
Information Management in the Unconventional Space presented at the 17th Annual International Conference on Petroleum Data Integration, Data & Data Management by Fred Kunzinger, co-authored by Matt Tatro.

Making Data Governance Work At All Levels of the Organization presented at the 17th Annual International Conference on Petroleum Data Integration, Data & Information Management
Quantitative Value of Data and Data Management presented at the 15th Annual International Conference on Petroleum Data Integration, Data & Information Management by Noah Consulting & Hess Corporation
SUMIT – A Unique Well Lifecycle Management Solution presented at the 16th International Conference on Petroleum Data Integration, Data and Information Management
The 4 Reasons Data Governance Fails A Q2 2013 newsletter article warning of the pitfalls of a poorly planned data governance effort.
The Importance of Data to Unconventional Oil and Gas featured article for the Q1 2013 newsletter by Fred Kunzinger
What Is Data Worth? A Q3 newsletter article that takes a look at the PNEC paper, "Qualitative Value of Data and Data Management"


9 Nov '15
Meet our Content Enablement Team at Enterprise World 2015 Our Content Enablement Team is attending Opentext’s Enterprise World conference November 8 – 13 at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, NV.
20 oct '15
Infosys Consulting to Acquire Noah Consulting The complementary strengths will deliver a depth and breadth in information management unmatched by any consultancy in the world.
23 oct '15
Noah Consulting's Orestes Appel presents at the PPDM Symposium and Tradeshow The Professional Petroleum Data Management (PPDM) Association held the Data Management Symposium and Tradeshow 2015 this week in Calgary, Alberta Canada
21 Oct '15
Noah Consulting Participates in the PPDM Data Management Symposium & Tradeshow Infosys - Noah Acquisition creates buzz at symposium.
Robert Best elected to third term on PPDM Board of Directors
08 oct '15
Houston Business Journal Names Noah Consulting to 2015 Best Places to Work for 4th Year in a Row
06 oct '15
Seven Lakes Technologies & Noah Consulting Form New Strategic Alliance Noah Consulting named implementation partner for Seven Lakes Technologies
12 aug '15
Inc. 500|5000 Ranks Noah Consulting as #25 of the Top 100 Businesses in Houston Noah Consulting makes Inc. 5000 for 3rd year.
11 aug '15
Energy consultants preach importance of data management Jim Soos & others speak at the PPDM OKC Data Workshop.
22 jun '15
IDG's Computerworld Names Noah Consulting to 2015 Best of Best Small Places to Work in IT for the 2nd Year in a Row
19 may '15
Continuing the Tradition at the 19th International Conference on Petroleum Data Integration, Information and Data Management May 19-21, 2015 Join us for the 19th Annual PNEC event. We are sharing thought leadership on new technology and optimization.
04 may '15
Teaming Up with OpenText at SAP SapphireNow Noah Consulting will be in Orlando at the SAPPHIRE NOW and ASUG Annual Conference presenting in the OpenText Theater, “Managing Facility/Asset Information on an Enterprise Basis” on May 6th.
27 apr '15
Noah Consulting in Montreal Building Relationships at Cisco Partner Summit As a Cisco Partner we are excited to be part of Cisco Partner Summit 2015, April 27th-30th in Montreal, Quebec.
21 apr '15
Patrick Kelly Presents "Improving Margins Through Data Quality" in Midland on April 21, 2015 Please join us for the PPDM Association's Midland Q2 Data Management Luncheon on April 21st, 2015.
13 apr '15
Facilities & Asset IM Team in Boca for Fiatech On April 13th -15th our Facilities and Asset Information Management team will be in Boca Raton, Florida at the 15th Annual Fiatech Technology Conference & Showcase.
04 march '15
Noah Consulting Discusses Best Practices for Canadian Well Data Management Pat Ryan, to present, “What Does ‘Stepping up your Game’ Look Like for Managing Canadian Well Location Data in 2015?”
19 march '15
Noah Consulting to Discuss Best Practices for Managing Facilities Information Facility IM Practice Lead Grant Hartwright to speak at Standards Leadership Council's Forum.
3 march '15
Noah Consulting to Discuss Current State of Digital Oilfield and Change Management at SPE Digital Energy Conference Noah SME Jim Crompton will present “The Digital Oilfield Hype Curve: A Current Assessment of the Oil and Gas Industry's Digital Oilfield Program," and co-present “Change Management in The Digital Oilfield: We know we need it, but where's the roadmap?” with Tina Berger of Expressworks.
18 feb '15
Noah Consulting to Speak at Mid-Continent Digital Oilfield Conference Noah Consulting SME, Jim Crompton, will present, The “Unconventional Digital Oilfield”
21 jan '15
Noah Consulting to Present on Wellbore Schematics System of Record at SPE Gulf Coast Luncheon Review of a project - specific issues, challenges, and lessons learned while implementing this solution.
Webinar: Big Data Analytics, the Internet of Things and the Oil Business Noah Consulting partners with Platfora and Hortonworks for webinar to discuss big data analytics within oil and gas.
Noah Consulting Celebrates Six Years: Growth is Recognized and New Practices Established Noah Consulting is celebrating six years of partnering with clients to plan, architect, create and deploy solutions to transform data into a valuable asset that empowers companies to make informed decisions.
Veteran E&P Technology Executive, Robert E. Best, Joins Noah Consulting Robert E. Best, will join as a senior principal and subject-matter expert for the E&P practice team in January 2015.
Noah Consulting Helps Companies through Shale Boom and Crew Change Houston Business Journal interviews President John Ruddy.
Noah Consulting Named #4 Fastest Growing Tech Company in Houston Noah Consulting was named number 4 out of 50 on the Houston Business Journal’s (HBJ) Fastest-Growing Technology Companies List.
Noah Consulting Sponsors SPE Petroleum Data-Driven Analytics Conference Noah Consulting is a coffee sponsor for event.
19 nov '14
Noah Consulting to Present on Standards, Best Practices and Big Data at P2 Ascend Conference Shannon Tassin will share best practices for solving complex data management problems.
Houston Business Journal Names Noah Consulting Best Place to Work for Third Year in a Row This year Noah Consulting was ranked number 31 in the small company category.
Noah Consulting and Nexen Speak to Alberta Data Architecture Community Dean Balog, principal, will join Nexen Energy to present on data governance.
Noah Consulting Receives Top Honors as Enterprise Champion of Houston Business Journal’s Fastest-Growing Companies This year Noah Consulting ranked #16 on Houston Business Journal's Fast 100 list, 15 slots higher than last year’s ranking of 31, and received top honors as an Enterprise Champion.
Noah Consulting Shares How Analytics Can Transform Shale Plays in Europe On the cusp of Europe’s new legislation, Fred Kunzinger will discuss how an operator’s data can become a true asset to unconventional operations.
Inc. 5000 Ranks Noah Consulting as one of the Top 50 Business Products & Services Companies For the second time, Noah Consulting receives top honors from Inc. 5000.
Noah Consulting and EnergyIQ form strategic alliance to deliver next generation E&P Well Header Data Management Solutions Noah Consulting and Energy IQ partner to address the needs of companies focused on developing unconventional plays with greater efficiency and effectiveness. The solutions will be delivered using EnergyIQ’s Trusted Data Manager (TDM) software suite and Noah Consulting’s information management services.
8 dec '14
Noah Consulting Director to Share IM Best Practices at PPDM Q4 Houston Luncheon Director Shannon Tassin will share best practices for solving data management problems.
Noah Consulting Discusses Sensor Technology on DM Radio Jim Crompton discusses how the number of devices connected to Internet poses tremendous promise ─ and challenge ─ for energy IM.

Computerworld Names Noah as #1 Small Place to Work in IT This is the 2nd year Noah Consulting was recognized on Computerworld’s Best Places to Work in IT list and the first year it was named as number one.
Noah Wins Informatica Innovation Award Selected out of 5,000 customers, Noah Consulting was recognized in the enterprise data platform category for leveraging Informatica solutions to innovate business.
Noah Consulting Expands Enterprise Content Management Service Offerings with OpenText Partnership Noah Consulting expands its service offerings to include OpenText solutions.
PNEC 18th International Conference on Petroleum Data, Integration and Data Management Noah Consulting is full-conference sponsor and presenter at the PNEC 18th International Conference. Presentations on wellbore schematics, enterprise taxonomy and unstructured borehole data will be co-presented with clients, Chevron, Southwestern Energy and Devon Energy, respectively.
Replay the Streamlining the Well Information Lifecycle Webinar A webinar featuring a panel of upstream data experts from Noah Consulting and Informatica.
Noah and Devon Talk About Business Driven Data Quality at the 2014 Denver & OKC Data Symposiums.
25 mar '14
Noah presents Well File Management: Using a Maturity Model to Increase Value by Steve Nuernberg & Douglas Schultz at the 2014 PPDM Data Symposium in Houston.
20 nov '13
National Association for Business Resources Names Noah Consulting among the Best and Brightest Companies to Work For in the Country Noah Consulting has been named a National Best and Brightest Companies to Work for winner for 2013
05 nov '13
Noah Consulting to present at the 2013 Calgary Data Management Symposium Noah Consulting will present two topics at the 2013 Calgary Data Management Symposium being held November 18th – 21st at the Delta Lodge in Kananaskis. During this event in recent years, Noah Consulting has spoken on topics such as the importance of a well master and strategies for implementing PPDM. This year, Noah Consulting's themes are Master Data Management (MDM) and Information Management in the Unconventional Space.
01 nov '13
Noah Consulting Launches a New Website and Blog Noah Consulting has launched their new website and blog that features a contemporary look and easy to navigate pages.
16 sept '13
Noah Consulting is One of Houston Business Journal’s 2013 Fast 100 Noah Consulting was recognized and ranked #31 at the 2013 Houston Fast 100 awards ceremony.
21 aug '13
Inc. 500|5000 Ranks Noah Consulting as #51 of the Top 100 Business Products & Services Companies
17 jun '13
IDG's Computerworld Names Noah Consulting to 2013 List of 100 Best Places to Work in IT
03 jun '13
Noah Consulting Welcomes Long-time Data Management Veteran Jim Crompton to the Team
25 feb '13
Inspiring Students To Look At Data Management Noah Consulting is pleased to support PPDM Association’s inaugural Data Management University (DMU) & Career Fair in Houston.
19 feb '13
Stewart Nelson Elected Houston DAMA Chapter President Noah Consulting is pleased to announce that Stewart Nelson has been elected President of the Houston DAMA Chapter.
15 feb '13
Kudos to Industry Workgroups Industry workgroups play an important role within the E&P community. Collaboration between leading industry individuals pushes innovation & technology faster & further than anyone could alone.
31 jan '13
Chevron and Devon Energy Co-present with Noah at PNEC on Data Governance Noah Consulting will be presenting at the 16th Petroleum Network Education Conferences.
26 oct '12
Fred Kunzinger Named as Chairman of the Board for PPDM Noah Consulting’s Fred Kunzinger was named as Chairman of the Board for PPDM.
22 oct '12
Noah Consulting Named One of Houston Business Journal’s 2012 Best Places to Work Noah Consulting knows that the key is amazing employees.
18 oct '12
Noah Consulting and Southwestern Energy recognized as a finalist for the World Oil Awards The 2012 WorldOil Awards recognized projects from July 2011 through June 2012
16 may '12
event: Noah Consulting & Southwestern Energy To Present at 2012 PNEC Conference
26 apr '12
Noah Consulting & Hess Exploration to Present at 2012 PNEC Conference A continuation of a 2010 presentation by Hess, Noah, & Volant on the Interpretation Technically Validated Database.
04 apr '12
Noah Consulting is Honored with Consulting Magazine’s 2012 Small Jewel Award
31 may '11
Haines & Kunzinger Named 2011 PNEC Cornerstone Recipients Paul Haines was presented with the Cornerstone Award for his work in advancing upstream data management.
11 may '11
PPDM and Noah Consulting PPDM and Noah Consulting Sign Cooperation Agreement –Noah Consulting and the Professional Petroleum Data Management Association (PPDM) have a long standing relationship.