Node Application 10539415975, submitted 2019-02-19 9:43:38

Respondent Id 10539415975
Application Date 2019-02-19 9:43:38
Application Language English
Applicant City Lian Yun Gang
Applicant State/Province Jiang ,Su
Applicant Country China
What languages do you speak? Chinese
What is your occupation? Full-Time Node Operator
How many years experience in your field? 4-7
What is the highest degree or level of school you have completed? Some college
Please describe your experience in the Crypto/Blockchain space, if any? One year's experience of currency speculation and self-study block chain knowledge
Are you an individual or a group? Individual
Node City Lian Yun Gang
Node State Jiang Su
Node Country China
For which networks Have you ever operated a node? nothing
What kind of improvements would you like to see in Elixxir nodes vs. previous the previous nodes you have supported? Pay more attention to the fairness of nodes
What are potential setbacks preventing you from operating an Elixxir node? Language and time difference
What is a reasonable maximum connection speed on which you could operate a BetaNet node in your geographic region? (Where 0 = 10 Megabits/second, and 100 = 10 Gigabits/second) 42
What is a reasonable uptime estimate you can provide for your BetaNet node? (As a percentage) 51
Please estimate the cost of electricity in the geographic area where your BetaNet node will be running. . $1.7 per day
On a monthly basis, how much time can you publicly commit to dedicating toward governance if you were selected as a BetaNet node operator? (Where 0 = 1 hour/month, and 100 = 20 hours/month) 69
If you were selected to run a BetaNet node, would it run on your own hardware or be deployed to cloud-based servers? Hardware
In what type of environment would this server be located? Personal Home
Do you have past experience deploying hardware servers in a datacenter? No
Do you already own sufficient hardware to meet the published Elixxir BetaNet node specifications? No
Yes (Please list specs)
Do you have hardware you would like to use but does not meet the stated BetaNet node specs? If so, please provide specs on that hardware below: No But you can buy hardware that meets the specifications
Do you have past experience deploying servers to cloud-based services? No
Yes (please specify)
Why do you want to be a node? Can participate in the operation of the entire network and future development decision-making
How did you originally hear about Elixxir? China Wechat Public Number
Which current Elixxir communities are you a member of? Telegram
Are you an active member of those communities? Yes
What specifically, interests you about the Elixxir platform? Anonymity, speed, block capacity
Outside of Elixxir communities, are you an active participant in other node or developer community groups? If so, which ones? NO
Have you ever attended a blockchain conference? If so, which one(s)? NO
As part of growing the Elixxir community, are you willing to create content as part of operating an Elixxir BetaNet node? Examples would be node setup & on-boarding review vlog post, bi-weekly twitter update, medium review of on-going node operational process, etc. Yes (how much content on a monthly basis?)
If yes, how much content on a monthly basis? Update monthly, no less than three to four times, according to node requirements
What is the difference between decentralized networks and distributed networks, and where on the decentralization spectrum do you sit? One is the central word and the other is the de-central word
As best as you can given currently available information, please describe the value proposition of the Elixxir platform and how it differs from other current blockchain solutions. A decentralized platform to protect customer privacy, improve block speed, more secure, can provide a more perfect application platform public chain
Privacy by Default is a goal of the Elixxir Platform. In your opinion, why is Privacy by Default critical for the future of the internet? Privacy is the most important guarantee to protect personal information. Ability to ensure that personal life and activities are not violated illegally, and that personal behavior is not illegally monitored.
Tags Individual, China, English