Orange VI Node Application 12234399396

Respondent ID 12234399396
End Date 12/08/2020 12:42:10 PM
language ru
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 Khmelnytskyi
State/Province
Country Ukraine
What languages do you speak? (Please separate with commas so we can parse them) Ukraine, Russian, English
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? 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 Khmelnitsky
Node State/Province Khmelnitsky region
Node Country Ukraine
For which networks have you ever operated a node?
  • EOS
  • Ethereum (ETH, ETC, etc)
  • Tezos
  • Monero
  • Other (please specify): CyberD, Bitsong, Secret Network, NuCypher, Crust, FileCoin, Celer
What kind of improvements would you like to see in xx network nodes vs. previous nodes you have supported? Quantum protection, good setup documentation, friendly community
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? 1 Gbps
What is the maximum download bandwidth in megabits per second your node can provide? 1 Gbps
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. 0.07 usd
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
In what type of environment would this server be located? Datacenter
If your server is located in your personal home, please specify the name of your Internet Service Provider (ISP). GMHOST (https://gmhost.com.ua/en/)
If your server is located in a Datacenter, please specify the name of the company hosting it. GMHOST
Do you have past experience deploying hardware servers in a datacenter? I was collecting validators to participate in the network Filecoin. I collected 5 computers with 8 x 8 TB of HDD in each
Do you already own sufficient hardware to meet the published xx network BetaNet Node specifications (found here)? I found information on hardware requirements on the xx.network/nodes/build , and already purchased some.
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? This is my hobby, I love staking
How did you originally hear about the xx network? Telegram
Which current xx network communities are you a member of?
  • Telegram
  • Discord
  • LinkedIn
  • BetaNet Forum
Are you an active member of those communities? No
What specifically, interests you about the xx network platform? Product implementation
Outside of xx network communities, are you an active participant in other node or developer community groups? If so, which ones? Yes. Bitsong, Nucypher, Crust
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:
  • Other: UX/UI Designer
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. How much to turn out
Would you be interested in helping to lead the development of the next xx network community? Yes
Why do you want to run a node in the xx network
  • To protect the privacy of political speech
  • To protect private personal communication around health and lifestyle issues from mass surveillance and abuse by centralized organizations
  • To promote quantum secure distributed systems
  • To earn xx coins
  • To help build David Chaum's vision of a decentralized world
  • To contribute to a promising project
  • To undo the centralization of the internet by big tech companies
  • To help build true digital cash to fuel a decentralized economy
  • To reverse the political centralization of legal, police, and military organizations which favor the wealthy and powerful
What is the difference between decentralized networks and distributed networks, and where on the decentralization spectrum do you sit? A decentralized system is one that requires multiple parties to make their own independent decisions. Peers communicate directly with each other and exchange information or provide services to other peers. A distributed system has multiple servers. Each client connects to one of these servers, and then the servers transmit data among themselves to give the correct result to the user as well as deliver the message to the other user
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? Because everyone is worried about their online safety
In your opinion, what threat, if any, do quantum computers pose toward decentralized systems? What about centralized systems?

Are you going to deploy your own hardware at GMHOST?

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Thanks for the question. I will put my equipment on thehost.ua, I got acquainted with many similar services and they are leaders in their field. Regards Oleh

OK, great. Good luck!

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The application looks good to me, I support.

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