Orange III Node Application 12029438204, submitted on 09-29-2020

Respondent ID 12029438204
Application Date 09/29/2020 4:40:57 AM
Applicant City Minsk
Applicant State/Province Minsk
Applicant Country
What is your occupation? IT
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
Did you purchase xx coins in the xx coin sale? No
Are you an individual or a group? Individual
Node City Minsk
Node Province Minsk
Node Country Belarus
For which networks Have you ever operated a node? plasm, solana, bitfrost, coda, keep, nucypher
What kind of improvements would you like to see in xx network nodes vs. previous nodes you have supported? I like good documentation, support. I see you have this, very nice.
What are potential setbacks preventing you from operating an xx network node? nothing
What is a reasonable uptime estimate you can provide for your BetaNet node? 99
Please estimate the cost of electricity in the geographic area where your BetaNet node will be running. maybe 5$ in 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
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 7 2700x, 32GB RAM, RTX 2070, 1TB SSD
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? I like this project, I want get new experience, I can help with node.
How did you originally hear about the xx network? Telegram
Which current xx network communities are you a member of? Telegram
What specifically, interests you about the xx network platform? Privacy, scalability
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. No
Why do you want to run a node in the xx network? 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? Each node makes its own decision in a decentralized network, distributed is faster but not usually trustless.
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. xx offers the most important thing - reliability and security
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? I do not want to be dependent on the foverment, I do not want to be controlled.
In your opinion, what threat, if any, do quantum computers pose toward decentralized systems? What about centralized systems? Quantum computers will change the familiar world
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