Orange X Node Application 12583539922

Respondent ID 12583539922
End Date 04/17/2021 12:51:32 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 Dnipro
State/Province Dnipropetrovsk
Country Ukraine
What languages do you speak? (Please separate with commas so we can parse them) ukrainian, russian, english
What is your occupation? Full-Time Node Operator
Non-technical Role or Other (please specify)
How many years experience in your field? 1-3
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 Dniro
Node State/Province Dnepropetrovsk
Node Country Ukraine
For which networks have you ever operated a node?
  • Ethereum (ETH, ETC, etc)
  • Monero
What kind of improvements would you like to see in xx network nodes vs. previous nodes you have supported? I can tell this after using the node over time
What are potential setbacks preventing you from operating an xx network node? i think nothing
What is the maximum upload bandwidth in megabits per second your node can provide? 1gb
What is the maximum download bandwidth in megabits per second your node can provide? 1gb
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. ~5 cent 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?` 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). transtelecom
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: AMD Ryzen 7 3700X, 64 GB DDR4, 1 TB SSD NVMe, GeForce RTX 3060 Ti 1 GB Bandwidth 1 Gbps
Why do you want to be a node? I like this idea, I want it to achieve the end result
How did you originally hear about the xx network? Word of Mouth
Which current xx network communities are you a member of?
  • Telegram
  • Discord
  • BetaNet Forum
Are you an active member of those communities? Yes
What specifically, interests you about the xx network platform? interested in privacy aspects
Outside of xx network communities, are you an active participant in other node or developer community groups? If so, which ones? no
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:
    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
    • To protect the privacy of political speech
    • To protect private personal communication around health and lifestyle issues from mass surveillance and abuse by centralized organizations
    • To help build David Chaum's vision of a decentralized world
    • To help build true digital cash to fuel a decentralized economy
    • 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? decentralization is freedom of action
    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, as a human right.
    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 is the right to personal privacy on the Internet
    In your opinion, what threat, if any, do quantum computers pose toward decentralized systems? What about centralized systems? Quantum computers, when they exist, will be able to decrypt systems that do not have quantum-protected technology
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    my vote!

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    Good specs and application, you have my vote.

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    Good app, you have my support

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    Like your application!

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    Like your application!

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    Looks strong applicant, my vote in.

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    Strong app, seems ok to move on.

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    Not bad you have my vote

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    Decent application. Has my support.

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    Good application, my vote

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    Has my vote

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