Orange Node Application 11835139530, submitted on 07-27-2020

Respondent ID 11835139530
Application Date 07/27/2020 2:59:35 PM
Application Language English
Applicant City village Leviha
Applicant State/Province Sverdlovskaya obl
Applicant Country Russian Federation
What languages do you speak? ru,en,de
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? None (Self-Taught)
Did you purchase xx coins in the xx coin sale? No
Are you an individual or a group? Individual
Node City HEL
Node Province
Node Country FI
For which networks Have you ever operated a node? Bitcoin (BTC, BCH, etc), Monero, bbc,litecoin
What kind of improvements would you like to see in xx network nodes vs. previous nodes you have supported? Less time needed to sync and maintain. Insta upgrades. Some superb auto-upgrade mechanizm
What are potential setbacks preventing you from operating an xx network node? Very expensive hardware.
What is a reasonable uptime estimate you can provide for your BetaNet node? 99
Please estimate the cost of electricity in the geographic area where your BetaNet node will be running. 9.9usd c
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
What is the maximum upload bandwidth in megabits per second your node can provide? 450-600
What is the maximum download bandwidth in megabits per second your node can provide? 500-600
In what type of environment would this server be located? Datacenter
Do you have past experience deploying hardware servers in a datacenter? Yes (please describe), worked as sys admin a lot.
Specs ryzen cpu. 3900x. with 64-128gb ram, 1-2Tb nvme
Why do you want to be a node? This is what I do 24/7.
How did you originally hear about the xx network? current xx validator friends.
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? Block validation system, meta data shredding. P-R-I-V-A-C-Y!
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)? none
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? To earn xx coins, To help build David Chaum's vision of a decentralized world, To contribute to a promising project
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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Would you be able to add the required GPU to the data center server?


just got confirmation that its possible.


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