Orange VII Node Application 12350278018

Respondent ID 12350278018
End Date 01/24/2021 11:24:45 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 Yenişehir
State/Province Mersin
Country Turkey
What languages do you speak? (Please separate with commas so we can parse them) English, turkish
What is your occupation? Non-technical Role or Other (please specify)
Non-technical Role or Other (please specify) Insurance agent
How many years experience in your field? 4-7
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 Kadıköy
Node State/Province İstanbul
Node Country Turkey
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? Fast transaction speed
    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? 200mbit
    What is the maximum download bandwidth in megabits per second your node can provide? 200mbit
    What is a reasonable uptime estimate you can provide for your BetaNet node? 97
    Please estimate the cost of electricity in the geographic area where your BetaNet node will be running. 25 USD/monthly
    On a monthly basis, how much time can you publicly commit to dedicating toward governance if you were selected as a BetaNet node operator?` 60
    In what type of environment would this server be located? Colocation
    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)? No
    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: I will buy a new computer just for this project
    Why do you want to be a node? To earn xxcoin, to help decentralized world of Chaum and xx team.
    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? Privacy, decentralized network, quantum secure Technology
      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. 2
        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 promote quantum secure distributed systems
        • To earn xx coins
        • To help build David Chaum's vision of a decentralized world
        • 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? I dont like centralized governances, and believe that decentralized systems as xxnetwork will help us to free
        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 secure Technology, privacy
        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? They can track all info about us via internet, so we need privacy
        In your opinion, what threat, if any, do quantum computers pose toward decentralized systems? What about centralized systems? Quantum computers can decrypt the systems that dont have a quantum secure Technology

        +1if you buy the right equipment.

        Hardware specs pls.

        Please specify HW.

        Hi everyone, i will buy a new PC with rtx 2070 gpu and Samsung 1 GB ssd, wanna be a node runner as you. Thanks for your comments.

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        Yes, you have my vote

        Place of node?

        have my vote :+1:

        welcome to the club. stay with us. :+1:

        Were will your node be located??

        Sorry for delay, my node will locate in Kadıköy, Istanbul- Teknotel Telecommunication,
        I will use colocation for my node, I will buy rtx 3070 and ryzen 7 3700x. Thanks for your comments.

        you have my vote

        You have my vote as well

        Good one, Yes :+1: