Orange III Node Application 12036245665, submitted on 09-30-2020

Respondent ID 12036245665
Application Date 09/30/2020 9:03:13 PM
Applicant City Valencia
Applicant State/Province Valencia
Applicant Country Spain
What is your occupation? IT
How many years experience in your field? 16+
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 Valencia
Node Province Valencia
Node Country Spain
For which networks Have you ever operated a node? Bitcoin (BTC, BCH, etc), Ethereum (ETH, ETC, etc)
What kind of improvements would you like to see in xx network nodes vs. previous nodes you have supported? not sure
What are potential setbacks preventing you from operating an xx network node? i dont foresee any
What is a reasonable uptime estimate you can provide for your BetaNet node? 95
Please estimate the cost of electricity in the geographic area where your BetaNet node will be running. 250
On a monthly basis, how much time can you publicly commit to dedicating toward governance if you were selected as a BetaNet node operator?` 1
In what type of environment would this server be located? Personal Home
Do you have past experience deploying hardware servers in a datacenter? Yes (please describe), i deployed trading systems
Do you already own sufficient hardware to meet the published xx network BetaNet Node specifications (found here)? No
Specs
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: i will buy and provision the required hardware
Why do you want to be a node? It is a great opportunity to support the research and development of a new blockchain and possibly make money at the same time
How did you originally hear about the xx network? Word of Mouth
Which current xx network communities are you a member of? Twitter, Telegram, Facebook, LinkedIn
What specifically, interests you about the xx network platform? the novel approach to BFT consensus
Outside of xx network communities, are you an active participant in other node or developer community groups? If so, which ones? not anymore
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. not sure
Why do you want to run a node in the xx network?
What is the difference between decentralized networks and distributed networks, and where on the decentralization spectrum do you sit?
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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+1 for home server setup

A few missing answers but you have my support

can you tell us what kind of equipment you are ready to purchase? and give the missing answers

Has my support if applicant can meet bandwidth requirements.

My home bandwidth has been upgraded to 600 Mbits symmetric: 600 for uploading and 600 for downloading.

Ryzen 7 3700X
GeForce RTX 2070 SUPER 8GB GDDR6
32GB DDR4-3200
1TB SSD NVMe M.2 PRO
All that in a low-noise tower

Good to see you will run from home. Has my vote.