Application and Security Issues of Internet of Things in Oil-Gas Industry

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Rashid G. Alakbarov 1,* Mammad A. Hashimov 1

1. Institute of Information Technology of ANAS /Department, Baku, AZ1141,Azerbaijan

* Corresponding author.


Received: 1 Jun. 2018 / Revised: 12 Sep. 2018 / Accepted: 16 Oct. 2018 / Published: 8 Nov. 2018

Index Terms

Internet of Things, Wireless Sensor Networks, monitoring, safety, sensors, smart objects, network gateways, control center


Article proposes an architecture based on new Internet of Things (IoT) for easy, safe, reliable and rapid data collection from sensors installed in oil and gas industry. Use of several Wireless Sensor Networks in management of oil and gas platforms is researched. New opportunities created by processing of data collected via sensors for improvement of safety of oil platforms (deposits), optimization of operations, prevention of problems, troubleshooting and reduction of exploitation costs in oil and gas industry. At the same time, the article analyses safety issues of different layers of monitoring system with IoT architecture.

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Rashid G. Alakbarov, Mammad A. Hashimov,"Application and Security Issues of Internet of Things in Oil-Gas Industry", International Journal of Education and Management Engineering(IJEME), Vol.8, No.6, pp.24-36, 2018. DOI: 10.5815/ijeme.2018.06.03


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