|End Date||01/15/2021 6:47:40 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|
|What is your occupation?||Privacy/Security|
|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?||Associates degree (for example: AA, AS)|
|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?||Community involvement, meeting scheduled release dates, speed and security.|
|What are potential setbacks preventing you from operating an xx network node?||Do not have any|
|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?||900|
|What is a reasonable uptime estimate you can provide for your BetaNet node?||96|
|Please estimate the cost of electricity in the geographic area where your BetaNet node will be running.||10 cents pkw|
|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).||Bell Fiber|
|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)?||I9-9980, RTX2080ti, 32gb of ram, MT 600 1TB will need to add 250 gb. Not an issue.|
|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:||No|
|Why do you want to be a node?||This is an incredible project with so much upside. The technology is simply awesome. I like what the project stands for and would like to be a part of this special project.|
|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?||Yes|
|What specifically, interests you about the xx network platform?|
|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.||Anything that i can do to help the network.|
|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?||A decentralized network is a special case of a distributed network with additional restrictions: peers and a node is a local center, affects only itself.|
|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.||Truly Decentralized. Breakthrough Privacy. David Chaum!|
|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?||Preservation of confidential data, the ability to work more securely on the Internet|
|In your opinion, what threat, if any, do quantum computers pose toward decentralized systems? What about centralized systems?||In my opinion, quantum computers in the foreseeable future do not pose any serious threat to cryptocurrencies and blockchains|
Very good application. You have my vote.
Would be happy to have you part of the team
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Yes vote from me.