The oil and gas (O&G) industry is slowly adopting new software and cloud technologies for oilfield instrumentation and in the back office to help streamline and automate processes. Throughout the well life cycle (WLC), during crude oil transportation, and up to the gas pump, energy companies are utilizing technology to improve efficiency, track inventory and to store historical data among other things. Unfortunately, the energy industry is a major target for hackers, especially businesses with outdated infrastructure. Here’s why new oilfield software technology is the key to securing business information and ensuring oil is not stolen during transportation.