Amazon Alexa Skills vs Google Home Actions, the Big Java VUI Faceoff

Day 2 / 12:15  / Track 1  / Lang: RU

In this session we will compare and contrast the experience of implementing voice user interface for the two voice activated assistants that are market leaders. Both are extendable, both have Java APIs, but which one is better? It's up to you to determine the winner!

Baruch Sadogursky

Baruch Sadogursky, JFrog


Baruch Sadogursky (a.k.a JBaruch) is a Developer Advocate of JFrog, the creators of Artifactory Binary Repository, the home of Bintray, and JavaOne 2011 Duke Choice Awards winner. For a living he hangs out with the JFrog tech leaders, writes some code around Artifactory and Bintray, and then speaks and blogs about all that. He does it repeatedly for the last 10 years and enjoys every moment of it.

Leonid Igolnik

Leonid Igolnik, CA Technologies


Leonid is a technologist blending product development, product management and product operations at scale. In his current role as a Vice President of Engineering with CA Technologies he is responsible for product development of SaaS applications for the Enterprise Security space. He has spent his entire professional career building online applications starting his career at one of the earliest internet service providers in Israel. Leonid first started building large scale applications in Java in 2002 while working for the 2nd largest domain registrar at the time at Tucows/OpenSRS where he led the platform team. Subsequently to that he held several technology leadership roles with companies in Canada and US. Most recently Leonid has been responsible for engineering teams at Taleo (acquired by Oracle) building applications that help millions of people find jobs that have propelled the company to a position of one of the 4 largest SaaS companies in the world.