Violet Node Application 11651878772, submitted on 05-30-2020

Respondent ID 11651878772
Application Date 05/30/2020 8:55:34 PM
Applicant City St. Petersburg
Applicant State/Province -
Applicant Country Russia
What is your occupation? Full-Time Node Operator
How many years experience in your field? 1-3
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 Helsinki
Node Province -
Node Country Finland
For which networks Have you ever operated a node? Akashian NuCypher Oasis Regen Meterio
What kind of improvements would you like to see in xx network nodes vs. previous nodes you have supported? Stability (especialy when upgrading?)
What are potential setbacks preventing you from operating an xx network node? slashing should be correctlyconfigured
What is a reasonable uptime estimate you can provide for your BetaNet node? I am not going to host in asia - but still.
Please estimate the cost of electricity in the geographic area where your BetaNet node will be running. -
On a monthly basis, how much time can you publicly commit to dedicating toward governance if you were selected as a BetaNet node operator?` 50
Connection speed
In what type of environment would this server be located? 99
Do you have past experience deploying hardware servers in a datacenter? Datacenter
Do you already own sufficient hardware to meet the published xx network BetaNet Node specifications (found here)?
Specs
Why do you want to be a node? No
How did you originally hear about the xx network? Have access to lots of 1080Ti gpus.
Which current xx network communities are you a member of? Telegram, Telegram
What specifically, interests you about the xx network platform?
Outside of xx network communities, are you an active participant in other node or developer community groups? If so, which ones?
Have you ever attended a blockchain conference? If so, which one(s)?
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: me not leaving handles - is my privacy. Also interested in Quantum stuff. Hope digital cash works out well also, Group messaging curation: -
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? No
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?