Orange IX Node Application 12527336766

Respondent ID 12527336766
End Date 03/26/2021 5:06:17 PM
language en
If you have previously applied to be a node please provide us with your application ID. Second-time applicants will be highly considered. You can email us at [email protected] if you don't know your application ID.
City/Town knokke-heist
State/Province knokke-heist
Country Belgium
What languages do you speak? (Please separate with commas so we can parse them) Dutch, English, French
What is your occupation? IT
Non-technical Role or Other (please specify)
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? Group (please identify legal organization name & structure)
Node City knokke-heist
Node State/Province knokke-heist
Node Country Belgium
For which networks have you ever operated a node?
  • Other (please specify): Gala
What kind of improvements would you like to see in xx network nodes vs. previous nodes you have supported? Privacy
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? 150Mbs
What is the maximum download bandwidth in megabits per second your node can provide? 200Mbs
What is a reasonable uptime estimate you can provide for your BetaNet node? 100
Please estimate the cost of electricity in the geographic area where your BetaNet node will be running. 0.2Kwh
On a monthly basis, how much time can you publicly commit to dedicating toward governance if you were selected as a BetaNet node operator?` 49
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). Telenet
If your server is located in a Datacenter, please specify the name of the company hosting it. Nodes will not be allowed to run on Hetzner. If you do, you will not receive compensation.
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)? Ryzen 7 6700 , AMD 6700XT 12GB, RAM Vengance corsair 4.400Mhz, 1TB EVO 980 pro 7000Mbps/write 5000Mbps/read,
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? To become part of new growing crypto community
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?
    What specifically, interests you about the xx network platform? the privacy
    Outside of xx network communities, are you an active participant in other node or developer community groups? If so, which ones? yes , Gala and Tron
    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. 1 video
      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
      • To protect the privacy of political speech
      What is the difference between decentralized networks and distributed networks, and where on the decentralization spectrum do you sit? Decentralised systems have no fysical representation where as distributed networks have and as such hold an inherent structure.
      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. Pricavy and shredding
      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? protection of people and entities insuring our privacy can be attained
      In your opinion, what threat, if any, do quantum computers pose toward decentralized systems? What about centralized systems? none
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      Please note that you will need a configuration with GPU. See the min. requirements.
      What kind of group are you representing?

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      Like @TGV states, the lack of GPU and 12GB RAM mean that you would be running an underspec’d server. Until you can meet the recommended spec it is a ‘No’ from me

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      In agreement with Steve.

      A response to the above would help you.

      Need more info please and thank you

      Yes i will need a configuration with GPU and 12GB RAM, i made a computer to do this as good as possible.
      So that is no problem for me i have the information i need.
      I want to contribute and collaborate on software.
      I think it’s intresting and want to help run nodes.

      Do you need more info, let me know for sure.
      Sorry for the late reply, i will communicate faster next time.
      Thx for your time! greetings Bram.

      What about GPU, do you have the one?

      Great geo location but please respond to the questions asked

      I am in the procces of building a computer, with these parts :
      -ADM Ryzen 7 5800X, 3,8 GHZ turbo AM4 proccessor
      -MSI MPG X570 Gaming plus mother-bord
      -MSI MAG CoreLiquid 240R water-cooler
      -Corsair 32GB DDR4-3600 ram
      -MSI GeForce RTX 3070 SUPRIM 8G grafics card
      -ADATA XPG GAMMIX S70 1TB SSD
      -Corsair HX850 Watt supply

      I will make one more for the gateway.

      Hope i can build the node correct with these parts.

      GRT Bram Jacxsens
      Thanks for the time hope to hear yall again.