Akesh Lalla

Companies should embrace, rather than avoid, open source software

We’re increasingly seeing analytical models being developed in open source, and it’s easy to understand why says Akesh Lalla, SAS Country Manager.
Akesh Lalla
4:00
Nov 4, 2019

Collaborative, technology-based approach needed to beat fraud

The high rate of economic fraud in SA can be reduced by businesses adopting a holistic, collaborative and technology-based approach.
3:50
Sep 27, 2019

Future-proof your people

Artificial intelligence presents enterprises with both an opportunity and a challenge, says Akesh Lalla, country manager, SAS South Africa.
2:50
Sep 18, 2019

Africa must act now on AI or fall behind

Gartner underlines the prominent role this technology is expected to play in helping the continent digitally transform.
4:40
Mar 13, 2019

Key industries must evolve to survive in the analytics economy

The significant impact analytics has had on a wide variety of market sectors in recent times suggests this is fast becoming one of the key requirements in business planning, regardless of industry.
4:00
Mar 4, 2019

New trends driving greater adoption of analytics

The adoption of analytics is increasing significantly, driven by a wide range of factors, encompassing everything from AI and open source to the soon-to-launch local cloud data centres.
2:00
Feb 1, 2019

Former SAP man appointed as SAS country manager

Akesh Lalla will be responsible for expanding the company's outreach to unexplored market segments and driving its products and services.