Scope of Work
Husky Energy is one of Canada's largest petroleum companies. The scope of work (2012 to 2015) was mainly on optmizing the SAP ERP based information system landscape and improving the enterprise data quality. The deliverables pertain to system infrastructure, SAP application components, data (reference, master & transactional), IT security, data governance, change management, and handover to the sustainment team.

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"Dr. Prashanth Southekal is a one of the most practical and versatile thought leaders in information management I have come across in my career. He not only is aware of the latest trends in IT, but has a knack of integrating business needs with data and tools. Prashanth’s insight into what is relevant to the organization and how to position solutions for success is invaluable to any corporation"

Lance Calleberg, Application Architect,Husky Energy

Scope of Work
Precision Drilling is the largest drilling rig contractor in Canada. The scope of work (June to August 2015) was on providing a strategy for Unified Information Management (UIM) for Precision Drilling. The objective was to create a single platform that integrates multiple data sources from the plant/field and business systems.

Client Speak

“As the CIO, I hired Dr. Prashanth Southekal to advise me on the information strategies plaguing Precision Drilling. Within a few weeks, Prashanth was able to identify key issues that affected the data quality and business reports. He recommended practical solutions on BI reports, Analytics, Master Data Management, Data Integration, among others. Hire him if you want to get value from your investments in digital technologies. ”

Bob Klay, CIO, Precision Drilling
Scope of Work
NL Fisher Supervision & Engineering Ltd provides technical expertise and trained personnel to engineer, manage and deliver the drilling and supervision needs of Canadian Oil producers. The scope of work (May to September 2016) was to improve the performance of the  GIS-based  reports in the EIM (Engineering Information Management) System and the reduce the report query time from an average of 75 seconds to less than 8 seconds.

Client Speak

"Dr. Prashanth Southekal was hired specifically for his expertise to optimize the performance of reports for a GIS-based information system. The reports were used by field engineers, and thus the performance of the system was pivotal for its success. Prashanth re-engineered the database tables by optimizing the table indices, reconfiguring the key relationships, applying suitable de-normalization and data warehousing techniques on the transactional tables. All these changes were done with minimum downtime to the existing production system. Within a few weeks of development efforts guided by Prashanth, the report performances improved by 10X times. Prashanth’s expertise on bringing simple and practical technical solutions for a business success is commendable!"

Siva Sam, EIM Product Manager, NL Fisher

Scope of Work
The IT Metrics and Productivity Institute (ITMPI)  is a training institute that covers best practices in data and IT Management. The scope of work (2013 onwards) was on providing trainings every 6 months to the ITMPI students in the area of Information Management and IT Metrics/KPIs

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