Violet Node Application 11650845640, submitted on 05-30-2020

Respondent ID 11650845640
Application Date 05/30/2020 6:46:13 AM
Applicant City Minsk
Applicant State/Province Minskaya
Applicant Country Belarus
What is your occupation? Software Development
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? No
Are you an individual or a group? Individual
Node City Minsk
Node Province Minskaya
Node Country Belarus
What kind of improvements would you like to see in xx network nodes vs. previous nodes you have supported? It's my firs node and i dont know
What are potential setbacks preventing you from operating an xx network node? It's my firs node and i dont know
What is a reasonable uptime estimate you can provide for your BetaNet node? 86
Please estimate the cost of electricity in the geographic area where your BetaNet node will be running. 0.03-0.04
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
Connection speed 3000Mbps
In what type of environment would this server be located? Datacenter
Do you have past experience deploying hardware servers in a datacenter? I'm developer and built a lot of programms on it
Do you already own sufficient hardware to meet the published xx network BetaNet Node specifications (found here)?
Specs Yes, i have a lot of possibility on my datacentr
Why do you want to be a node? I want to start my first node with xx.
How did you originally hear about the xx network? Reddit
Which current xx network communities are you a member of? Twitter, Telegram, Discord
Are you an active member of those communities? Yes
What specifically, interests you about the xx network platform? Because you have great mission
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)? Blockchain & Bitcoin Conference Belarus
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. I will try to post as possible as i can
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 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
Other Reasons
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?

Somewhat incomplete but worth considering application.