Orange VI Node Application 12279229401

Respondent ID 12279229401
End Date 12/23/2020 8:12:59 AM
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 Tashkent
State/Province Tashkent shahri
Country Uzbekistan
What languages do you speak? (Please separate with commas so we can parse them) Russian , English
What is your occupation? IT
Non-technical Role or Other (please specify)
How many years experience in your field? 1-3
What is the highest degree or level of school you have completed? Some college
Did you purchase xx coins in the xx coin sale? No
Are you an individual or a group? Individual
Node City Tashkent
Node State/Province Tashkent shahri
Node Country Uzbekistan
For which networks have you ever operated a node?
  • Ethereum (ETH, ETC, etc)
What kind of improvements would you like to see in xx network nodes vs. previous nodes you have supported? I followed your team's work. Therefore, it is difficult for me to offer something better than yours.
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? 100
What is the maximum download bandwidth in megabits per second your node can provide? 100
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. 0.022 $ Kilowatt
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? Personal Home
If your server is located in your personal home, please specify the name of your Internet Service Provider (ISP).
If your server is located in a Datacenter, please specify the name of the company hosting it. None
Do you have past experience deploying hardware servers in a datacenter? Only on Google cloud . The node was deployed (Idena).
Do you already own sufficient hardware to meet the published xx network BetaNet Node specifications (found here)? I plan to buy hardware that exceeds the minimum requirements.
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: At the moment, there is no free hardware.
Why do you want to be a node? I believe in the project, I am confident in the team and I want to be a part of it.
How did you originally hear about the xx network? From my friend.
Which current xx network communities are you a member of?
  • Twitter
  • Telegram
  • Discord
Are you an active member of those communities? No
What specifically, interests you about the xx network platform? decentralization, security and manufacturability. I believe that the future lies behind this and the age of the spread of quantum computers will have no competitors among managers and money transfer services.
Outside of xx network communities, are you an active participant in other node or developer community groups? If so, which ones? Idena , NuCypher.
Have you ever attended a blockchain conference? If so, which one(s)? No
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: I was curator of Graph's curator programm and made memes , videos , translations , arts , etc .
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. 2-3
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? The centralized network places all the main processing power on this main server. Decentralized networks are organized in a much more distributed manner and do not depend on the power on the server.
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 the right for privacy is one of the basic human rights just like the right to live and the right to health care.
In your opinion, what threat, if any, do quantum computers pose toward decentralized systems? What about centralized systems? A quantum computer is a super-powerful computing device that poses a threat to the entire blockchain industry.
1 Like

I support you.

I like the application and you have my vote, but I recommend that you answer the question about value proposition or other applications might have an advantage over yours in the final selection.