Orange Node Application 11831830753, submitted on 07-26-2020

Respondent ID 11831830753
Application Date 07/26/2020 4:48:32 PM
Application Language English
Applicant City Kirovgrad
Applicant State/Province
Applicant Country Russia
What languages do you speak? EN RU
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? 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 Province
Node Country FIN
For which networks Have you ever operated a node? ERGO
What kind of improvements would you like to see in xx network nodes vs. previous nodes you have supported? Would be cool to start a node without much time and effort needed for it. For now it seems like you would easy could get off the track
What are potential setbacks preventing you from operating an xx network node? Frequent stops/forks of the network.
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. 7 RUR
On a monthly basis, how much time can you publicly commit to dedicating toward governance if you were selected as a BetaNet node operator?` 98
What is the maximum upload bandwidth in megabits per second your node can provide? 150
What is the maximum download bandwidth in megabits per second your node can provide? 200
In what type of environment would this server be located? Datacenter
Do you have past experience deploying hardware servers in a datacenter? No
Specs AMD 7 3700X CPU.
Why do you want to be a node? I am just passionate about blockchain and validator projects particularly.
How did you originally hear about the xx network? Coindesk
Which current xx network communities are you a member of? Telegram, Discord
Are you an active member of those communities? No
What specifically, interests you about the xx network platform? It's very nice that you did a lot of new things, that I have not heard before. I really like trying new things out and see how this is gonna be developed further.
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
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?
In your opinion, what threat, if any, do quantum computers pose toward decentralized systems? What about centralized systems?

Too many non-answers to questions. Need more info before I can support.


Would you be able to add the GPU required to the server?

I will able to add 2070 or 2080 rtx. later this month. for now I am not yet sure about participation position