Orange VI Node Application 12279286311

Respondent ID 12279286311
End Date 12/23/2020 4:31:55 AM
language en
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 Riga
State/Province Riga
Country Latvia
What languages do you speak? (Please separate with commas so we can parse them) English, Latvian, Russian
What is your occupation? IT
Non-technical Role or Other (please specify)
How many years experience in your field? 8-15
What is the highest degree or level of school you have completed? Bachelor’s degree (for example: BA. BS)
Did you purchase xx coins in the xx coin sale? No
Are you an individual or a group? Individual
Node City Riga
Node State/Province Riga
Node Country Latvia
For which networks have you ever operated a node?
  • Bitcoin (BTC, BCH, etc)
  • Ethereum (ETH, ETC, etc)
  • Monero
  • Other (please specify): solana
What kind of improvements would you like to see in xx network nodes vs. previous nodes you have supported? not yet touched xx nodes
What are potential setbacks preventing you from operating an xx network node? if need to buy tokens to run node
What is the maximum upload bandwidth in megabits per second your node can provide? 1000
What is the maximum download bandwidth in megabits per second your node can provide? 1000
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. 0.14
On a monthly basis, how much time can you publicly commit to dedicating toward governance if you were selected as a BetaNet node operator?` 31
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).
If your server is located in a Datacenter, please specify the name of the company hosting it. Telia
Do you have past experience deploying hardware servers in a datacenter? Already has 2 servers in data center for all kind a projects. By need i keep nodes in datacenter or at home
Do you already own sufficient hardware to meet the published xx network BetaNet Node specifications (found here)? ryzen3950x with 64gb ram and nvme xpg 2tb with 1080ti
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: Simple server based vps with lower spec than recommended but its in datacenter
Why do you want to be a node? to get profit and for fun
How did you originally hear about the xx network? dropsearn group
Which current xx network communities are you a member of?
  • Discord
Are you an active member of those communities? Yes
What specifically, interests you about the xx network platform? hosting node and learn tech
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)? 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:
    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? Yes
    Why do you want to run a node in the xx network
    • To promote quantum secure distributed systems
    • To earn xx coins
    What is the difference between decentralized networks and distributed networks, and where on the decentralization spectrum do you sit? i like decentralized, then its not limited, but nothing against ditributed if can get coins
    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. every project where need host node is different technical idea and its interesting to learn to host these nodes.
    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? sure, as privacy in internet are limited
    In your opinion, what threat, if any, do quantum computers pose toward decentralized systems? What about centralized systems?

    Are you able to use at least a GPU 2070 (Super) or higher in your datacenter? Can you comply with the hardware requirments for running a node? Cheers!

    Build Your Node (

    Yes, ordered 3070 so should be ok, this setup is more than needed.

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    Have my vote.

    thx :slight_smile: :+1:

    Has my vote.

    thx)) :+1:

    With the updated GPU info, you have my support too :+1: