|Application Date||07/28/2020 3:13:26 PM|
|Applicant City||Den haag|
|Applicant State/Province||Zuid holland|
|What languages do you speak?||English, dutch|
|What is your occupation?||Finance manager|
|How many years experience in your field?||4-7|
|What is the highest degree or level of school you have completed?||Master’s degree (for example: MA, MS, MEng, MEd, MSW, MBA)|
|Did you purchase xx coins in the xx coin sale?||Yes|
|Are you an individual or a group?||Individual|
|Node City||Den haag|
|Node Country||The netherlands|
|For which networks Have you ever operated a node?||Nix, bulwark|
|What kind of improvements would you like to see in xx network nodes vs. previous nodes you have supported?||Stability, most nodes weren't profitable after a certain time because of too much inflation|
|What are potential setbacks preventing you from operating an xx network node?||I am not a real software programmer. So the only setback i can have is if it is too difficult to set up|
|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.||Around €5 per week|
|On a monthly basis, how much time can you publicly commit to dedicating toward governance if you were selected as a BetaNet node operator?`||16|
|What is the maximum upload bandwidth in megabits per second your node can provide?||500|
|What is the maximum download bandwidth in megabits per second your node can provide?||500|
|In what type of environment would this server be located?||Personal Home|
|Do you have past experience deploying hardware servers in a datacenter?||No|
|Specs||I have alot of high end spec computer parts at my disposal, i can even have access to a private data center with all the setup knowledge from a partner|
|Why do you want to be a node?||I have already purchased coins in the pre-sale of this project, since i believe that this project has a lot of potential to become a successful blockchain project due to speed, scalability and privacy. I would like to be a part of the network to help it grow and become one the most succesful blockchain projects out.|
|How did you originally hear about the xx network?||Came across it surfing on the internet|
|Which current xx network communities are you a member of?||Discord|
|Are you an active member of those communities?||No|
|What specifically, interests you about the xx network platform?||The potential of it. Due to the technology thats integrated into the network (speed, scalability and privacy) therefore it is one step in front of the competition.|
|Outside of xx network communities, are you an active participant in other node or developer community groups? If so, which ones?||Currently not|
|Have you ever attended a blockchain conference? If so, which one(s)?||Yes, the blockchain expo europe in berlin 2017|
|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 protect the privacy of political speech, To earn xx coins, To contribute to a promising project, To help build true digital cash to fuel a decentralized economy|
|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?|
As long as the hardware meets the Revised BetaNet Node Hardware Requirements, then you have my support
Hi Steve, thank your for your support! the needed hardware would not be a problem at all for me. I have different options available, including a private datacenter to run a node if needed.
A very strong app with great experience. Has my vote.
Thank you for your support Bulldog! I hope I can be a part of the nodes network and contribute to this awesome project that is being developed
Nice to see a other Dutch!
In de oranje groep! Gefeliciteerd!
Hi Robbie, thanks! very happy that I got selected. the dutch are represented very strong! you also congratulations! I am currently setting up the beta node, did you get yours already online?
Thank you, my node is running since July already. A friend of mine installed everything. Everything was done in less then 2 hours.
Welkom in the orange group.
Goed om de dutch channel te gebruiken voor de normale vragen.
thanks, for all the messages, ik zie jullie in de dutch channel!