Node Application 10674933684, submitted 2019-04-19 4:38:27

#1
Respondent Id 10674933684
Application Date 2019-04-19 4:38:27
Application Language Russian
Applicant City Kazan
Applicant State/Province Tatarstan
Applicant Country Russia
What languages do you speak? Rusian
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? Graduated Secondary or High School, or equivalent
Please describe your experience in the Crypto/Blockchain space, if any? Successfully launched nodes of several projects
Are you an individual or a group? Individual
Node City Kazan
Node State Tatarstan
Node Country Russia
For which networks Have you ever operated a node? Bitcoin (BTC, BCH, etc), PIVX, DASH
What kind of improvements would you like to see in Elixxir nodes vs. previous the previous nodes you have supported?
What are potential setbacks preventing you from operating an Elixxir node?
What is a reasonable maximum connection speed on which you could operate a BetaNet node in your geographic region? (Where 0 = 10 Megabits/second, and 100 = 10 Gigabits/second) 10
What is a reasonable uptime estimate you can provide for your BetaNet node? (As a percentage) 98
Please estimate the cost of electricity in the geographic area where your BetaNet node will be running. . 0.05$
On a monthly basis, how much time can you publicly commit to dedicating toward governance if you were selected as a BetaNet node operator? (Where 0 = 1 hour/month, and 100 = 20 hours/month) 100
If you were selected to run a BetaNet node, would it run on your own hardware or be deployed to cloud-based servers? Both
In what type of environment would this server be located? Rented server rack.
Do you have past experience deploying hardware servers in a datacenter? No
Do you already own sufficient hardware to meet the published Elixxir BetaNet node specifications? No
Yes (Please list specs)
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: 2хE5-2658V2, 64GB Ram, 1Tb Hard Disk
Do you have past experience deploying servers to cloud-based services? Yes (please specify)
Yes (please specify) Azure, Google, Amazon, IBM
Why do you want to be a node? I was interested in this project. I think he has great prospects. I want to be a part of it.
How did you originally hear about Elixxir? icodrops
Which current Elixxir communities are you a member of? Telegram, Reddit, Discord, Facebook, LinkedIn, Medium
Are you an active member of those communities? No
What specifically, interests you about the Elixxir platform?
Outside of Elixxir 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)?
As part of growing the Elixxir community, are you willing to create content as part of operating an Elixxir 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. Yes (how much content on a monthly basis?)
If yes, how much content on a monthly basis? 10-20
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 Elixxir platform and how it differs from other current blockchain solutions.
Privacy by Default is a goal of the Elixxir Platform. In your opinion, why is Privacy by Default critical for the future of the internet?
Tags Individual, Russia, Russian
4 Likes

#2

I met with crypto in 2017. This interested me and at the moment I devote all my time to this. I do not want to stop there. I think this project is very promising and is ready to do it in full force.

0 Likes

#3

I now @Alive29 from working together on QuarkChain testnet/mainnet. Very skilled technician and powerful node operator which will be worthy for any projects he joins.

1 Like

#4

Please consider my vote for @Alive29, whose skills and technical abilities, as well as the ability to support the community will be really beneficial for the Elixxir project.

2 Likes

#5

I wish you luck on the project and look forward to being on the same team.

0 Likes

#6

Fully support! Also worked with this man. Very worthy candidate!

2 Likes

#7

At the time of registration of the application, I did not have the right equipment, and could only rent it. However, recently I have acquired another server. Here is its configuration:
CPU - 2хE5-2658V2
Memory - 64GB Ram
Hard Disk - 1Tb SSD
GPU - 1080TI (If necessary, it can be changed to 2080)

1 Like

#8

Good luck @Alive29 !
From your application I gather that you are very interested in the project and purchasing new hardware only proves it.

1 Like

#9

Thanks. The project is really interesting for me.

0 Likes