Node Application 10664286486, submitted 2019-04-15 7:16:39

Respondent Id 10664286486
Application Date 2019-04-15 7:16:39
Application Language English
Applicant City taizhong
Applicant State/Province taizhong
Applicant Country Taiwan
What languages do you speak? english,traditional Chinese
What is your occupation? Privacy/Security
How many years experience in your field? 4-7
What is the highest degree or level of school you have completed? Graduated Secondary or High School, or equivalent
Please describe your experience in the Crypto/Blockchain space, if any? entering the cryptocurrency industry for four years, currently running monero node.
Are you an individual or a group? Individual
Node City taizhong
Node State taizhong
Node Country Taiwan
For which networks Have you ever operated a node? Monero
What kind of improvements would you like to see in Elixxir nodes vs. previous the previous nodes you have supported? monero can't hide transaction original IP. elixxir can hide not just transaction IP but also metadata, and monero block confirm interval 2 minuters, elixxir can support 10K+ TPS
What are potential setbacks preventing you from operating an Elixxir node? if elixxir's monetary supply is infinite like grin's(mimblewimble grin), i will quit.
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) 50
What is a reasonable uptime estimate you can provide for your BetaNet node? (As a percentage) 100
Please estimate the cost of electricity in the geographic area where your BetaNet node will be running. . ~40USD/month
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) 50
If you were selected to run a BetaNet node, would it run on your own hardware or be deployed to cloud-based servers? Cloud-Based Servers
In what type of environment would this server be located?
Do you have past experience deploying hardware servers in a datacenter?
Do you already own sufficient hardware to meet the published Elixxir BetaNet node specifications?
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:
Do you have past experience deploying servers to cloud-based services? Yes (please specify)
Yes (please specify) Continuously running the Monroe coin node for more than 1 year
Why do you want to be a node? i thought elixxir will be breakthrough in cryptocurrency.
How did you originally hear about Elixxir? Word of Mouth
Which current Elixxir communities are you a member of? Discord
Are you an active member of those communities? No
What specifically, interests you about the Elixxir platform? elixxir support advanced prvacy feature than monero, elixxir can hide metadata like IP, also support 10K+ TPS.
Outside of Elixxir communities, are you an active participant in other node or developer community groups? If so, which ones? monero
Have you ever attended a blockchain conference? If so, which one(s)? none
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? node setup guide.
What is the difference between decentralized networks and distributed networks, and where on the decentralization spectrum do you sit? distributed network is the decentralized network taken to the extreme
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. elixxir can launch real privacy not only end-to-end message encrypted but also hide all metadata, include message IP, who told to who and when.
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?
Tags Individual, Taiwan, English