Orange VIII Node Application 12450471954

Respondent ID 12450471954
End Date 02/28/2021 7:22:20 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 Kyiv
State/Province Kyiv
Country Ukraine
What languages do you speak? (Please separate with commas so we can parse them) Ukrainian
What is your occupation? Non-technical Role or Other (please specify)
Non-technical Role or Other (please specify) Audit
How many years experience in your field? 16+
What is the highest degree or level of school you have completed? Professional degree beyond bachelor’s degree (for example: MD, DDS, DVM, LLB, JD)
Did you purchase xx coins in the xx coin sale? No
Are you an individual or a group? Individual
Node City Kyiv
Node State/Province Kyiv
Node Country Ukraine
For which networks have you ever operated a node?
  • Bitcoin (BTC, BCH, etc)
  • Ethereum (ETH, ETC, etc)
What kind of improvements would you like to see in xx network nodes vs. previous nodes you have supported? Transparent governance
What are potential setbacks preventing you from operating an xx network node? Has submitted my application very late
What is the maximum upload bandwidth in megabits per second your node can provide? 1000
What is the maximum download bandwidth in megabits per second your node can provide? 800
What is a reasonable uptime estimate you can provide for your BetaNet node? 92
Please estimate the cost of electricity in the geographic area where your BetaNet node will be running. 10 cents
On a monthly basis, how much time can you publicly commit to dedicating toward governance if you were selected as a BetaNet node operator?` 89
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). Lanet
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? Currently run Solana node
Do you already own sufficient hardware to meet the published xx network BetaNet Node specifications (found here)? AMD Ryzen 5 3600, GeForce RTX 2070, 32 GB DDR4, Samsung 970 PRO SSD 1TB – M.2 NVMe
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? I want to dive to this tech
How did you originally hear about the xx network? Telegram
Which current xx network communities are you a member of?
  • Twitter
  • Telegram
Are you an active member of those communities? Yes
What specifically, interests you about the xx network platform? Privacy is very important part of finances
Outside of xx network communities, are you an active participant in other node or developer community groups? If so, which ones? Solana
Have you ever attended a blockchain conference? If so, which one(s)? Blockchain&Bitcoin Conference Kyiv
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:
  • Other: Audit group moderator
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. Want to make art about XX Network
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 help build David Chaum's vision of a decentralized world
  • To contribute to a promising project
  • To help build true digital cash to fuel a decentralized economy
What is the difference between decentralized networks and distributed networks, and where on the decentralization spectrum do you sit? Decentralization it is bigger than distributed network. Decentralization has many aspects.
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 resistance it is XX advantage over other cryptocurrencies.
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? Yes. I think privacy is foundation of healthy internet
In your opinion, what threat, if any, do quantum computers pose toward decentralized systems? What about centralized systems? I think centralized systems also vulnerable for quantum computer

I support you.

Got my vote

My vote for this application.

If selected, the community would be eager to see some art, that you are willing to make about the XX network.