|Application Date||09/22/2020 9:15:40 AM|
|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?||Bachelor’s degree (for example: BA. BS)|
|Did you purchase xx coins in the xx coin sale?||No|
|Are you an individual or a group?||Individual|
|For which networks Have you ever operated a node?||Ethereum (ETH, ETC, etc)|
|What kind of improvements would you like to see in xx network nodes vs. previous nodes you have supported?||Better documentation than the others|
|What are potential setbacks preventing you from operating an xx network node?||Connection | authentication bugs|
|What is a reasonable uptime estimate you can provide for your BetaNet node?||90|
|Please estimate the cost of electricity in the geographic area where your BetaNet node will be running.||0.007|
|On a monthly basis, how much time can you publicly commit to dedicating toward governance if you were selected as a BetaNet node operator?`||7|
|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:||AMD Phenom || X4 3.40GHZ, 12GB Ram DDR3, SSD Disk, 1TB Hard drive, 100Mbps internet speed|
|Why do you want to be a node?||I want to try new things, i am thrilled.|
|How did you originally hear about the xx network?||Word of Mouth|
|Which current xx network communities are you a member of?||Telegram|
|What specifically, interests you about the xx network platform?||The messaging app, the quantum resistance cryptography|
|Outside of xx network communities, are you an active participant in other node or developer community groups? If so, which ones?||Ren, VeChain, Band Protocol, Chainlink, DxChain|
|Have you ever attended a blockchain conference? If so, which one(s)?||Unfortunately not yet.|
|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:||Meetup group management: Google meetup, Zoom|
|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|
|Why do you want to run a node in the xx network?||To protect private personal communication around health and lifestyle issues from mass surveillance and abuse by centralized organizations, To earn xx coins|
|What is the difference between decentralized networks and distributed networks, and where on the decentralization spectrum do you sit?||I like decentralized networks because everyone can participate and is free to use|
|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?|
Can you upgrade your HW to meet the minimum HW specs?
Please find below additional details and reconsidered to let me join the network.
My ISP name is Nova and I will definitely upgrade my GPU this week.
Then you have my vote.