|End Date||10/26/2020 2:16:38 PM|
|If you have previously applied to be a node please provide us with your application ID.|
|What languages do you speak?||English|
|What is your occupation?||Non-technical Role or Other (please specify)|
|Non-technical Role or Other (please specify)||Technician|
|How many years experience in your field?||16+|
|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?||Yes|
|Are you an individual or a group?||Individual|
|For which networks have you ever operated a node?||
|What kind of improvements would you like to see in xx network nodes vs. previous nodes you have supported?||N/A|
|What are potential setbacks preventing you from operating an xx network node?||None|
|What is the maximum upload bandwidth in megabits per second your node can provide?||100|
|What is the maximum download bandwidth in megabits per second your node can provide?||800|
|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.||£0.14 kwH|
|On a monthly basis, how much time can you publicly commit to dedicating toward governance if you were selected as a BetaNet node operator?`||4|
|In what type of environment would this server be located?||Personal Home|
|If your server is located in your personal home, please specify the name of your Internet Service Provider (ISP).||BT|
|If your server is located in a Datacenter, please specify the name of the company hosting it.||N/A|
|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?||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:||Will purchase the required hardware as specified if node application is successful.|
|Why do you want to be a node?||I like the project and would like to support it, in addition to the token payment aspect. I also believe there is a big future in blockchain technology.|
|How did you originally hear about the xx network?||Word of Mouth|
|Which current xx network communities are you a member of?||
|Are you an active member of those communities?||No|
|What specifically, interests you about the xx network platform?||I like the decentralised, and especially, the privacy aspects of this project. Current global events have only cemented the need for such things.|
|Outside of xx network communities, are you an active participant in other node or developer community groups? If so, which ones?||No|
|Have you ever attended a blockchain conference? If so, which one(s)?||No|
|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? How much content on a monthly basis?||No|
|Would you be interested in helping to lead the development of the next xx network community?||No|
|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?||I do not believe in the, "I have nothing to hide" paradigm. Privacy is, and should be, a default mechanism. Privacy today is being actively dismantled by many agents. The xx network seems to me, like a great idea to pursue.|
|In your opinion, what threat, if any, do quantum computers pose toward decentralized systems? What about centralized systems?|
Great motivation. You have my support!
Has my vote.
I say yes. Has my vote.
Many thanks for the support.
As you state you never ran a blockchain node before, do you have experience with Linux?
Very little. I did run staking on Linux with Neblio and got on ok. Nothing else other than that though.