Vendor news & updates

Drillinginfo’s Energy Disruptors Summit – Examining Today’s Toughest Energy Issues in a Beautiful Setting

I had the opportunity to participate in Drillinginfo’s 2018 Energy Disruptors Summit last week in Lake Tahoe.  This event, which focused on many of the critical issues facing today’s... continue reading

Make Your Opinion Count!

I’m hard at work writing up the Disruptive Technology study report while also thinking about the vendor perception study. If you are a user or a consultant with knowledge... continue reading

CubeLogic Closes Four Major Deals

The last time I spoke with Lee Campbell, CEO of CubeLogic, he told me that CubeLogic had doubled in size over the last 12-months to around 55 staff and... continue reading

Reuters says Exxon is going to expand trading ops and is looking at ETRM software

Reuters posted a story overnight that Exxon Mobil, the “largest non-trading energy company in the world”, is going to shed that title and start actively trading around their huge... continue reading

A Day in Frankfurt at the Visotech Algo-Trading Innovation Hub

I just stepped in the door back from a day trip to Frankfurt where yesterday, I attended the Algo-Trading Innovation Hub hosted by Visotech attended by around 80 or... continue reading

Disruptive Technologies and ETRM – What Does The Contigo Survey Tell Us?

Just recently, Contigo conducted a snap survey around disruptive technologies and I talked with Mr. Tim Rogers, head of Sales and Business Development late last week to find out... continue reading

Central & Eastern European ETRM

The survey looking at CEE region vendors hasn’t had many responses to date, which is rather disappointing as there is quite a vibrant set of local vendors located in... continue reading

TRADESPARENT Broadens its Scope

TRADESPARENT continues to grow and is expanding in the US and Asia, Norbert Verhagen told me in a recent catch up call. The company has just completed a rebranding... continue reading

Contigo Snap Survey Produces Interesting Results

UK-based, Europe-focused ETRM vendor, Contigo, just put out the results of a snap survey it did during March 2018. It got 56 responses and the results are very interesting.... continue reading

Brady PLC Gets Focused

A couple of weeks ago, I spent the day with a team at Brady PLC headed by Ms. Libby Koehn, Chief Product Officer. It had been a while since... continue reading

CTRMRadio – M&A in the CTRM Industry

Our new monthly podcast series has proven to be quite popular and is getting a lot of listeners so we hope this month’s edition on M&A in CTRM will... continue reading

An Introduction to EGSSIS

While we track over 100 vendors in the CTRM and related space, we still frequently happen upon other vendors. Recently, for example, we heard of EGSSIS and saw its... continue reading

CTRMCenter Directory Additions

Periodically, we happen across vendors that we were not previously aware of. In the last 6-months, we have added the following just in case you missed them. Igloo – Igloo... continue reading

A Kyos Update

Kyos, founded in 2008, is a firm that provides analytics software along with some consulting and training. Its head office is located in the Netherlands. I spoke with Mr.... continue reading

BJSS Expands – Open Houston Office

Last week, I spoke with Amir Soufizadeh, Head of the Commodities & Utilities practice for BJSS. BJSS is expanding rapidly and has recently opened an office in Houston, TX.... continue reading

Igloo Brings New Cloud-Enabled CTRM to Market

New vendors pop up quite frequently in the CTRM world and last week, I got an introduction to another new vendor in the form of Igloo Trading Solutions. Established... continue reading