Orange II Node Application 11890996857, submitted on 08-10-2020

Respondent ID 11890996857
Application Date 08/10/2020 5:50:23 PM
Application Language English
Applicant City Ostrava
Applicant State/Province Moravia
Applicant Country Czech Republic
What languages do you speak? Czech, english
What is your occupation? Non-technical Role or Other (please specify)
How many years experience in your field? 1-3
What is the highest degree or level of school you have completed? Some school up to Secondary or High School, no diploma
Did you purchase xx coins in the xx coin sale? No
Are you an individual or a group? Individual
Node City Ostrava
Node Province Moravia
Node Country Czech republic
For which networks Have you ever operated a node? Vechain
What kind of improvements would you like to see in xx network nodes vs. previous nodes you have supported? I was happy. I dont have any idea for improvements right now.
What are potential setbacks preventing you from operating an xx network node? I dont have any setbacks. I think i can run node 24/7 without any potential risks.
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. 0.153 euro per kWh
On a monthly basis, how much time can you publicly commit to dedicating toward governance if you were selected as a BetaNet node operator?` 50
What is the maximum upload bandwidth in megabits per second your node can provide? 5-10
What is the maximum download bandwidth in megabits per second your node can provide? 50
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 AMD ryzen 5, nvidia 1070 ti
Why do you want to be a node? I like this project and i really want to support him.
How did you originally hear about the xx network? Twitter
Which current xx network communities are you a member of? Twitter
Are you an active member of those communities? Yes
What specifically, interests you about the xx network platform? Long term view.
Outside of xx network 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
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 promote quantum secure distributed systems, 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? In decentralized systems, every node makes its own decision. Im more for distributed networks
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.
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?
In your opinion, what threat, if any, do quantum computers pose toward decentralized systems? What about centralized systems?

Network and GPU do not meet the requirements. Can you upgrade?

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Also, can you upgrade bandwidth?