|End Date||01/08/2021 7:52:41 PM|
|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.|
|What languages do you speak? (Please separate with commas so we can parse them)||English & Greek|
|What is your occupation?||Non-technical Role or Other (please specify)|
|Non-technical Role or Other (please specify)||Business owner of commercial flooring|
|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|
|For which networks have you ever operated a node?|
|What kind of improvements would you like to see in xx network nodes vs. previous nodes you have supported?||Have no experience. However, I am extremely eager to learn and participate is this great project.|
|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?||900|
|What is the maximum download bandwidth in megabits per second your node can provide?||1500|
|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 cents Kwh|
|On a monthly basis, how much time can you publicly commit to dedicating toward governance if you were selected as a BetaNet node operator?`||15|
|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. 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)?||i9 10980, RTX 3070, ram 64gb I would have to upgrade the memory but that easy and not an issue. I will certainly meet the requirements if selected.|
|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?||sick and tired of corps and govnt controlling almost everything and using our data to do so. I want to participate in something such as this that will make the world a better place with privacy.|
|How did you originally hear about the xx network?||Word of Mouth|
|Which current xx network communities are you a member of?|
|Are you an active member of those communities?||No|
|What specifically, interests you about the xx network platform?||Because the project is based on privacy and security.|
|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)?|
|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||
|What is the difference between decentralized networks and distributed networks, and where on the decentralization spectrum do you sit?||Decentralization is not centralized and controlled by any source nor can it be manipulated. Whereas, distributed is centralized and controlled by an individual, corp or govn't.|
|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.||Quantum resistant technology utilizing the cmix. Too many centralized platforms.|
|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?||It gets us away from the very poor and controlled system we have today. The fact that our data is being without our consent or control is scary!|
|In your opinion, what threat, if any, do quantum computers pose toward decentralized systems? What about centralized systems?||Initially nothing would be secure from it if there are not systems/platforms that can deal with this issue.|
Like the eagerness. Meets requirements. You have my vote.
Shows interest and meets all requirements. It’s a solid yes for me.
You have my vote
Good application, looks ready, got my vote.
Nice application, has my vote
Like what I read got my vote
Great application. +1 from me.
yes for him
Has my vote. Nice application
Thumbs up I
You look prepared, you have my vote.
Meets all needs, my support yes.
Very good, you have my support.
Great enthusiasm. Willing to upgrade memory. Yes vote from me.