Orange XII Node Application 12755858942

Respondent ID 12755858942
End Date 06/18/2021 9:07:29 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 Jing'an District
State/Province Shanghai
Country China
What languages do you speak? (Please separate with commas so we can parse them) English
What is your occupation? IT
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? Some college
Did you purchase xx coins in the xx coin sale? No
Are you an individual or a group? Individual
Node City Jing'an District
Node State/Province shanghai
Node Country China
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? I hope the security and privacy can be greatly improved and have its own independent ecological environment
What are potential setbacks preventing you from operating an xx network node? There is no potential threat yet
What is the maximum upload bandwidth in megabits per second your node can provide? 500
What is the maximum download bandwidth in megabits per second your node can provide? 600
What is a reasonable uptime estimate you can provide for your BetaNet node? 65
Please estimate the cost of electricity in the geographic area where your BetaNet node will be running. Eight dollars
On a monthly basis, how much time can you publicly commit to dedicating toward governance if you were selected as a BetaNet node operator?` 75
In what type of environment would this server be located? University / Academic Institution
If your server is located in your personal home, please specify the name of your Internet Service Provider (ISP). China Telecom
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. I won't do that
Do you have past experience deploying hardware servers in a datacenter? Chia server deployment
Do you already own sufficient hardware to meet the published xx network BetaNet Node specifications (found here)? Modern High-End Consumer grade CPU (16 logical cores) 32GB RAM 1TB SSD storage Nvidia GeForce RTX 2070 100Mbps internet connection
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? I am confident that I can run the node well, and my friends are very interested in xxnetwork
How did you originally hear about the xx network? Word of Mouth
Which current xx network communities are you a member of?
  • Twitter
  • Facebook
Are you an active member of those communities? No
What specifically, interests you about the xx network platform? Privacy and security
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. Set up nodes, social software, etc
    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
    • To undo the centralization of the internet by big tech companies
    What is the difference between decentralized networks and distributed networks, and where on the decentralization spectrum do you sit? Decentralization is independent operation, and centralization is run by an organization or an organization. Decentralization is more stable than the centralized network I like decentralization
    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. Xxnetwork was born to fight against quantum blockchain The privacy protection of the original data is realized Xxnetwork is the infrastructure of the decentralized future
    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 daily life, there are countless problems of privacy leakage, especially in the Internet. As long as a person has connected to the Internet, he is completely transparent, and any data is disclosed on the network. If the xxnetwork can really solve this problem, it will be a product of saving the times
    In your opinion, what threat, if any, do quantum computers pose toward decentralized systems? What about centralized systems? Decentralized system is based on public key and private key encryption system, quantum computer is easy to crack public key and private key encryption system, but centralized system is not.

    This appl is at least different from others from china.
    If other participants find advantages in it, then I will also leave a positive vote.

    Still quite a few similarities in answers (especially last 4 questions) with other Chinese applications. I’m on the fence at the moment.