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Title: Quantify information system benefits

What are information systems and how do they relate to control systems? How do information systems produce benefits in hydrocarbon processing? What are some examples of benefit-generating information system applications? Information System Benefits (ISBEN) is a structured methodology for estimating information system benefits in hydrocarbon processing. The paper discusses information and control systems, information system benefits and applications, objectives, strategies and measures of ISBEN, ISBEN business drivers, ISBEN database, ISBEN methodology, and implementation.
Authors:
 [1]
  1. SETPOINT Inc., Houston, TX (United States)
Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
69959
Resource Type:
Journal Article
Resource Relation:
Journal Name: Hydrocarbon Processing; Journal Volume: 74; Journal Issue: 6; Other Information: PBD: Jun 1995
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
02 PETROLEUM; 99 MATHEMATICS, COMPUTERS, INFORMATION SCIENCE, MANAGEMENT, LAW, MISCELLANEOUS; PETROLEUM REFINERIES; INFORMATION SYSTEMS; PROCESS CONTROL; TECHNOLOGY ASSESSMENT; CONTROL SYSTEMS; DATA BASE MANAGEMENT; FEEDBACK; ACTUATORS; MONITORING; USES