Orange III Node Application 12033333703, submitted on 09-30-2020

Respondent ID 12033333703
Application Date 09/30/2020 5:53:01 AM
Applicant City Gomel
Applicant State/Province Gomel
Applicant Country Belarus
What is your occupation? teacher
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 Gomel
Node Province Gomel
Node Country Belarus
For which networks Have you ever operated a node? Ethereum, Elrond, Fusion
What kind of improvements would you like to see in xx network nodes vs. previous nodes you have supported? Fast sync, auto update
What are potential setbacks preventing you from operating an xx network node?
What is a reasonable uptime estimate you can provide for your BetaNet node? 98
Please estimate the cost of electricity in the geographic area where your BetaNet node will be running. up to 10$ 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 3800x, MSI 2070 super TRIO X, 32GB ram DDR4, 1TB nvme samsung pro
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 want help to the project and be a valuable part of it
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? David Chaum
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 protect the privacy of political speech, To protect private personal communication around health and lifestyle issues from mass surveillance and abuse by centralized organizations, 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, To help build true digital cash to fuel a decentralized economy
What is the difference between decentralized networks and distributed networks, and where on the decentralization spectrum do you sit? I believe in decentralized network and that they are the future.
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. Decentralization, privacy and resistant to quantum computing. And able to process high volumes of transactions very fast.
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? We need to protect our information
In your opinion, what threat, if any, do quantum computers pose toward decentralized systems? What about centralized systems? Quantum computers could decrypt centralized systems.


You have my support !

you have my support… (because hosted Not in a datacenter)


I was asked on e-mail to provide additional info about where do I plan to locate my server. I will use it at my home, my provider is byfly.

Glad to hear you will host in your home. Has my vote.

You must be with us!

I’m with everyone else…has my vote.