Orange VII Node Application 12295410948

Respondent ID 12295410948
End Date 01/03/2021 5:45:03 PM
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 markham
State/Province ontario
Country Canada
What languages do you speak? (Please separate with commas so we can parse them) english, french, farsi
What is your occupation? Non-technical Role or Other (please specify)
Non-technical Role or Other (please specify) personal trainer and osteopath
How many years experience in your field? 8-15
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 Markham
Node State/Province Ontario
Node Country Canada
For which networks have you ever operated a node?
  • Other (please specify): N/A
What kind of improvements would you like to see in xx network nodes vs. previous nodes you have supported? N/A
What are potential setbacks preventing you from operating an xx network node? No setbacks
What is the maximum upload bandwidth in megabits per second your node can provide? 300 option for upgrade
What is the maximum download bandwidth in megabits per second your node can provide? 300 option for upgrade
What is a reasonable uptime estimate you can provide for your BetaNet node? 95
Please estimate the cost of electricity in the geographic area where your BetaNet node will be running. $.10 per kw
On a monthly basis, how much time can you publicly commit to dedicating toward governance if you were selected as a BetaNet node operator?` 50
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). rogers
If your server is located in a Datacenter, please specify the name of the company hosting it. Nodes will not be allowed to run on Hetzner. If you do, you will not receive compensation.
Do you have past experience deploying hardware servers in a datacenter? No
Do you already own sufficient hardware to meet the published xx network BetaNet Node specifications (found here)? AMD Ryzen 9 3800, GPU 2080 super, SSD Samsung 970 evo plus 2gb + 1gb, 32gb ram
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? to help build a decentralized world, to contribute to the future of quantum secure distribution systems, it's a great investment and opportunity to earn xx coins and to learn more
How did you originally hear about the xx network? Word of Mouth
Which current xx network communities are you a member of?
  • Discord
  • Facebook
Are you an active member of those communities?
What specifically, interests you about the xx network platform? dealing with quantum technology and where it's headed, shaping the future
Outside of xx network communities, are you an active participant in other node or developer community groups? If so, which ones? no
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:
  • Instructional video content: fitness workouts on facebook and instagram live
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. depends on the scope of work
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 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
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. xx network is the safest and most private network to date
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? Should be a human right
In your opinion, what threat, if any, do quantum computers pose toward decentralized systems? What about centralized systems? This system could return our privacy


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