Orange VII Node Application 12365659476

Respondent ID 12365659476
End Date 01/29/2021 4:47:38 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 BURSA
State/Province OSMANGAZI
Country Turkey
What languages do you speak? (Please separate with commas so we can parse them) Turkish, English
What is your occupation? Non-technical Role or Other (please specify)
Non-technical Role or Other (please specify) Mechanical Engineer - Virtual Analysis Engineer
How many years experience in your field? 4-7
What is the highest degree or level of school you have completed? Master’s degree (for example: MA, MS, MEng, MEd, MSW, MBA)
Did you purchase xx coins in the xx coin sale? Yes
Are you an individual or a group? Individual
Node State/Province Bursa
Node Country Turkey
For which networks have you ever operated a node?
  • Other (please specify): Avalanche, Mina and Hopr
What kind of improvements would you like to see in xx network nodes vs. previous nodes you have supported? Required cpu+ram specificaitons should be as low as possible.
What are potential setbacks preventing you from operating an xx network node? There are not any setbacks.
What is the maximum upload bandwidth in megabits per second your node can provide? 5 Mbps
What is the maximum download bandwidth in megabits per second your node can provide? 100 Mbps
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. 50$
On a monthly basis, how much time can you publicly commit to dedicating toward governance if you were selected as a BetaNet node operator?` 100
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). Türksat Kablo
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: Intel I5 8250U - 32 GB DDR4 RAM - 500 GB SSD
Why do you want to be a node? I believe that xx network is one of the most promising project in the Crypto Space. I have invested this project as well.
How did you originally hear about the xx network? Telegram
Which current xx network communities are you a member of?
  • Twitter
  • Telegram
  • Discord
  • Facebook
Are you an active member of those communities? No
What specifically, interests you about the xx network platform? * xxDK Security model, elixxir privacy protection.
Outside of xx network communities, are you an active participant in other node or developer community groups? If so, which ones? Avalanche, Mina and Hopr
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: No
  • Livestream/broadcast video content: No
  • Group messaging curation / management (telegram, whatsapp, etc): No
  • Forum management for Bitcointalk: No
  • Forum management for Reddit: No
  • Forum management for Discord: No
  • Other forum management: No
  • Meetup group management: No
  • Other: No
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 protect private personal communication around health and lifestyle issues from mass surveillance and abuse by centralized organizations
  • 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.
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?
In your opinion, what threat, if any, do quantum computers pose toward decentralized systems? What about centralized systems?
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believe those who bought xx! I support you if you upgrade your hardware.

Doesn’t meet specs.

Can you improve your bandwidth to meet the min requirements?

Roman, why would you support someone that doesn’t meet specs?