Orange III Node Application 12002595917, submitted on 09-19-2020

Respondent ID 12002595917
Application Date 09/19/2020 1:23:21 PM
Applicant City Benoni
Applicant State/Province Gauteng
Applicant Country South Africa
What is your occupation? Mechindaizer
How many years experience in your field? 1-3
What is the highest degree or level of school you have completed? None (Self-Taught)
Did you purchase xx coins in the xx coin sale? No
Are you an individual or a group? Individual
Node City Benoni
Node Province Gauteng
Node Country South Africa
For which networks Have you ever operated a node? Bitcoin (BTC, BCH, etc)
What kind of improvements would you like to see in xx network nodes vs. previous nodes you have supported? Profit
What are potential setbacks preventing you from operating an xx network node? Non
What is a reasonable uptime estimate you can provide for your BetaNet node? 54
Please estimate the cost of electricity in the geographic area where your BetaNet node will be running. No much
On a monthly basis, how much time can you publicly commit to dedicating toward governance if you were selected as a BetaNet node operator?` 51
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)? No
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:
Why do you want to be a node? Because u love it
How did you originally hear about the xx network? Facebook
Which current xx network communities are you a member of? Twitter, Telegram, Facebook
What specifically, interests you about the xx network platform?
Outside of xx network communities, are you an active participant in other node or developer community groups? If so, which ones?
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. 3 weeks
Why do you want to run a node in the xx network? To earn xx coins
What is the difference between decentralized networks and distributed networks, and where on the decentralization spectrum do you sit? Distrbuted
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?
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can you meet the HW specs? especially the RTX 2070 GPU?