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RYO Cloud by AVADO


CLR MATCH ROUND 5

0 DAI

FINAL AMOUNT

ROUND 5

6 DAI
3 contributors

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1 DAI contribution

+ 0 DAI match

10 DAI contribution

+ 1 DAI match

100 DAI contribution

+ 3 DAI match

1,000 DAI contribution

+ 5 DAI match

Next update : 1 month, 3 weeks ago | Last updated : 1 month, 3 weeks ago

Description

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We focus on ease-of-use by creating an interface everybody can understand, and our custom packages come with an ‘Onboarding Wizard’."},{"insert":"\n\n"},{"attributes":{"bold":true},"insert":"Here is what we built after our first Gitcoin Grant:"},{"insert":"\n"},{"attributes":{"background":"transparent"},"insert":"We created the RYO Cloud - Run Your Own Cloud - It pools together AVADO nodes that run residential nodes to provide high-available endpoints for blockchain applications where the backend nodes are decentralized."},{"insert":"\n \n"},{"attributes":{"background":"transparent"},"insert":"You can see it running here: "},{"attributes":{"background":"transparent","bold":true},"insert":"https://status.cloud.ava.do"},{"insert":"\n"},{"attributes":{"background":"transparent"},"insert":"AVADO provides a load balancer that groups together volunteers that run an AVADO Ethereum or IPFS node on their device at home."},{"insert":"\n\nWe kindly ask you to Donate between 1 to 10 DAI to our roadmap.\n"},{"attributes":{"background":"transparent"},"insert":"We will use the Gitcoin Grant to add other features and services to the RYO Cloud over time. Our roadmap includes:"},{"insert":"\n\nAdd several Archive Nodes to the RYO cloud and enable anyone to crunch the full data of blockchains."},{"attributes":{"list":"bullet"},"insert":"\n"},{"insert":"\nAdd Smart contracts that pool rewards for using the RYO cloud and distribute these rewards to the participants"},{"attributes":{"list":"bullet"},"insert":"\n"},{"insert":"\nCreate a RYO cloud specifically for redundancy of ETH2.0 validators and provide high-availability validator nodes."},{"attributes":{"list":"bullet"},"insert":"\n"},{"insert":" \n"},{"attributes":{"background":"transparent","bold":true},"insert":"We are:"},{"insert":"\n"},{"attributes":{"background":"transparent"},"insert":"Stefaan Ponnet"},{"attributes":{"header":3},"insert":"\n"},{"attributes":{"background":"transparent"},"insert":"A blockchain technology expert. "},{"insert":"\n"},{"attributes":{"background":"transparent"},"insert":"I actively take part in "},{"attributes":{"background":"transparent","color":"#8698b7","link":"https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y7gllDGWWyI"},"insert":"blockchain"},{"attributes":{"background":"transparent"},"insert":" "},{"attributes":{"background":"transparent","color":"#8698b7","link":"https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qyY0NZFfA4A"},"insert":"hackathons"},{"attributes":{"background":"transparent"},"insert":", "},{"attributes":{"background":"transparent","color":"#8698b7","link":"https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RddC7Yhg1gQ"},"insert":"hold"},{"attributes":{"background":"transparent"},"insert":" "},{"attributes":{"background":"transparent","color":"#8698b7","link":"https://youtu.be/zLNUdmz9nog?t=135"},"insert":"public"},{"attributes":{"background":"transparent"},"insert":" speeches and "},{"attributes":{"background":"transparent","color":"#8698b7","link":"https://ethberlin.com/"},"insert":"mentor"},{"attributes":{"background":"transparent"},"insert":" startups on the technical implementation of the blockchain technology."},{"insert":"\n \n"},{"attributes":{"italic":true},"insert":"\"I believe that we need to run more nodes at home to achieve true decentralization. Blockchain networks are more resilient if they are decentralized and having your own node at home opens up the possibility to really own your own data - and participate in the networks you endorse.\""},{"insert":"\n \n"},{"attributes":{"background":"transparent"},"insert":"Bernd Lapp"},{"attributes":{"header":3},"insert":"\n"},{"attributes":{"background":"transparent"},"insert":"I am a blockchain business entrepreneur."},{"insert":"\n"},{"attributes":{"background":"transparent"},"insert":"I am the country manager for "},{"attributes":{"background":"transparent","link":"CasperLabs.io"},"insert":"CasperLabs"},{"attributes":{"background":"transparent"},"insert":" in Switzerland and was an advisory board member of the "},{"attributes":{"background":"transparent","color":"#8698b7","link":"https://ethereum.org/"},"insert":"Ethereum foundation"},{"attributes":{"background":"transparent"},"insert":"."},{"insert":" \n\n"},{"attributes":{"italic":true},"insert":"\"I believe in decentralization and open source as these are core elements for having a self-sovereign life. Everyone should be able to choose if they want convenience and therefore use a trusted third party or if they want to be self-sovereign and have full control and ownership over their data and assets themselves.\""},{"insert":"\n"}]}

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