Five weeks have passed since the node strategy went live on the testnet and thus far, a total of 57 nodes are currently participating with 51 nodes that have participated in block generation. These nodes are expected to participate in sharing test incentives of at least 150,000 NAS.
Progress from last week:
Governance mechanism development continues
Development is expected to be completed in February followed by testing the consensus mechanisms and governance mechanisms together.
The plan about PoD launching on mainnet
Proof of Devotion (PoD) will launch on mainnet in less than one month. The Announcement.
Marks Proposal: POD Block Generation Penalties
People paid attention to block generation penalties. Now there are already some ways to help node operators analytic the status of the node, and we are improving that. And this proposal will be the first node voting on testnet in this month when the governance mechanism on testnet. Please wait for the details.
Plan for next week
- Governance mechanism development continues.
Participate in the development of contracts and tools related to the node strategy.
We will submit some bounties according to the community suggestion, you can apply on the Nebulas Community Collaboration Platform. Welcome to learn the new bounty：Node Strategy Smart Contract Template。
You can also submit your proposal on go.nebulas.io.
Apply for a node
During the test period, the node revenue is distributed according to node’s participation rate. Now it’s the last time to join the test period. Understand testnet node plan, Apply to be a node, For instructions of running the node on the testnet, please refer to this guide.
Week 1: Jan 8 — Jan 14
Week 2: Jan 15 — Jan 21
Week 3: Jan 22 — Jan 28
Week 4: Jan 29 — Feb 4
Forum (tag: nodes)
Telegram group: t.me/nasnode