+ Where is Doghead Simulations located?

In order to assure our customers have the best remote working experience with rumii, our entire team works remotely. We’re currently in 3 continents, 3 countries and 7 cities. Seattle, Orlando, Chicago, Atlanta, Rio de Janeiro, Auckland and São Paulo.

+ Are you hiring?

We’re always on the lookout for new talent. Please send resumes and demo reels to contact@dogheadsimulations.com

+ Who is that dog on your logo and how can I get a shirt?

That’s Anderson Pooper, the Doghead Simulations mascot. You can order a shirt here.


rumii General

+ When will rumii be released?

rumii is targeting a Q4 2017 release

+ Can I use X application in rumii?

Using our screen share feature, you can bring up any application on our interactive wall. Powerpoint and Microsoft Office are a couple of examples.

+ Where can I join the early access program?

Click here to go to the early access application. There’s also a link at the top of our website.

+ Why choose rumii?

The latest advancements in VR technology has allowed Doghead Simulations to create the most immersive, focused, and effective conferencing and collaboration tool on the market. It’s the closest experience to real-life meetings that you’ll find outside of actual real-life encounters. With our interactive walls and suite of tools, your meetings can actually be more effective than traditional in-person meetings.

+ Do I need virtual reality hardware to use rumii?

While we highly recommend you use an HTC Vive or Oculus Rift, rumii is also supported on regular PC and Mac desktop. Support for the new Intel-based HMDs will be added once they are launched. We’ll be supporting GearVR and Daydream in the future.

+ How much will rumii cost?

We’ll be announcing our pricing later in the year. In the meantime, feel free to join our early access program and use rumii for free.


Technical

+ Where are these servers hosted?

It is a mix of service providers from AWS, Knetik, and Photon. There will be an option to host dedicated servers on premise, or in a data center.

+ What level of security and privacy is provided?

We are currently working on our security and privacy policies.

+ Are communications to and from the server encrypted? Does this include voice/video feeds?

Transform (position of the avatars within the virtual space)is not encrypted at the moment for performance reasons. Voice and Video will be encrypted in the near future.

+ Where is data stored or cached?

We do not store or cache data during the early access program. In the future when we do store data, it will be secured according to industry standards.

+ Is there a retention policy?

See "Where is data stored or cached?".

+ Is data stored encrypted on disk?

What level encryption do you have? See "Where is data stored or cached?".

+ Are there plans for future authenticated style access (maybe with 2FA)?

We will be using authenticated access across all the services within rumii.


Atlassian Jira

+ What is Jira?

Jira is a proprietary issue tracking product, developed by Atlassian. It provides bug tracking, issue tracking, and project management functions.

+ Where can I obtain Jira?

On their website.

+ Do I need a Jira account to use it in rumii?

Yes.

+ How does rumii take advantage of Jira?

rumii allows you to access, view and edit your Jira projects seamlessly in VR. Regular desktop mode is also supported.