Orange II Node Application 11863403035, submitted on 08-03-2020

Respondent ID 11863403035
Application Date 08/03/2020 2:38:12 PM
Application Language English
Applicant City Minsk
Applicant State/Province Minsk
Applicant Country Belarus
What languages do you speak? English, Russian
What is your occupation? IT
How many years experience in your field? 1-3
What is the highest degree or level of school you have completed? Graduated Secondary or High School, or equivalent
Did you purchase xx coins in the xx coin sale? No
Are you an individual or a group? Individual
Node City Stutgart
Node Province Stutgart
Node Country Germany
For which networks Have you ever operated a node? coda, keep, nucypher, stafi
What kind of improvements would you like to see in xx network nodes vs. previous nodes you have supported? Scalability, stable working, good duides
What are potential setbacks preventing you from operating an xx network node? Nothing bothers me
What is a reasonable uptime estimate you can provide for your BetaNet node? 100
Please estimate the cost of electricity in the geographic area where your BetaNet node will be running. maybe 5$/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?` 100
What is the maximum upload bandwidth in megabits per second your node can provide? 200
What is the maximum download bandwidth in megabits per second your node can provide? 400
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 xx network BetaNet Node specifications (found here)? Yes (Please list specs)
Specs Ryzen 3700, 32 gb ram, ssd 1TB, GPU RTX 2080 ti
Why do you want to be a node? i like your project and i want to have new experience
How did you originally hear about the xx network? Twitter
Which current xx network communities are you a member of? Discord
Are you an active member of those communities? No
What specifically, interests you about the xx network platform? Best way to learn about the project is to become a part of it.
Outside of xx network communities, are you an active participant in other node or developer community groups? If so, which ones? nothing now
Have you ever attended a blockchain conference? If so, which one(s)? -
Do you have past experience managing communities or creating content to be distributed across social media? Please enter details for all with which you are comfortable or have experience:
As part of growing the xx network community, are you willing to create content as part of operating an xx network 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. No
Would you be interested in helping to lead the development of the next xx network community? Yes
Why do you want to run a node in the xx network? To protect the privacy of political speech, To earn xx coins, To help build David Chaum's vision of a decentralized world, To contribute to a promising project
What is the difference between decentralized networks and distributed networks, and where on the decentralization spectrum do you sit? Decentralization means no centralized source of truth, no single point of control.
As best as you can given currently available information, please describe the value proposition of the xx network platform and how it differs from other current blockchain solutions. purity, privacy, speed
Privacy by Default is a goal of the xx network Platform. In your opinion, why is Privacy by Default critical for the future of the internet? Only when we are in control of our data we can truly live in democracy.
In your opinion, what threat, if any, do quantum computers pose toward decentralized systems? What about centralized systems? I'm not sure
1 Like

Good application

my vote is yes

You have my support!!