Announcement: Testnet Alpha-2 Node Runner Winners!

Sending Labs
2 min readMay 31, 2024

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We are thrilled to announce the winners of the Edge Node Runner and WatchDog Node Runner roles for our Alpha-2 Testnet! Your participation and support are crucial in helping us build a robust decentralized communication network.

Winners List

The full list of selected participants for both Edge Node and WatchDog Node can be found here.

Edge Node Runners:

  • If you participated in the raffle, you can check if you have been selected by logging into your Intract account here.
  • Edge node runners from the Testnet Alpha-1 will be eligible for the Edge Node Running in the Alpha-2.

WatchDog Node Runners:

  • If you participated in the raffle, you can check if you have been selected by logging into your Intract account here.

Join Our Exclusive Discord Channel to Register

We have set up an exclusive Discord channel for all our Testnet Alpha-2 node runners. Join us to stay updated, connect with other participants, and get support directly from the SendingNetwork team.

Running the Nodes on Testnet Alpha-2 to Earn SXP

Congratulations to all the winners! We are excited to have you on board and look forward to your contributions in ensuring the validation of network messages and sharing bandwidth and storage. Your efforts will be rewarded through our SendingNetwork Point system (SXP), which provides clear and simple distribution of points:

  • Edge Nodes: Earn 100 SXP for relaying 1GB of messages.
  • WatchDog Nodes: Earn 4 SXP for every 1,000 checks of Edge nodes.
  • Mining Duration: June 3rd — July 31st, 9AM UTC

How to deploy the nodes?

  • For Edge Nodes deployment, pls see the full Tutorial here.
  • For Edge node runners, refer to the VPS setup guide for firewall configuration across various VPS providers.
  • Full Tutorial for deploying watchdog nodes here.

Recommended System Requirements

Thank you once again for your enthusiastic participation and dedication. Together, we are paving the way for a decentralized, secure, and resilient communication network.

Stay connected and keep mining!

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