[Bitcoin-development] Running a full node

Thomas Zander thomas at thomaszander.se
Thu Nov 6 11:09:06 UTC 2014

On Thursday 6. November 2014 10.51.38 Francis GASCHET wrote:
> Dear all,
>  I'm currently discovering the Bitcoin's universe.
>  I installed bitcoind on my PC and I'm currently testing different things
> on testnet. I just read an article saying that the risk for Bitcoin in the
> future is the decreasing number of full nodes, with appropriate resources.
> There are only few of them in France !
>  My company operates a dual homed Internet access and has some capacity to
> host an HA server in a secured environment. So I'm thinking about setting
> up a full node. But I'd like to know what storage, RAM  and bandwidth
> resources are needed. I guess that the problem is not the CPU.

There is a stats script running on this node;

more peoples opinions;

Thomas Zander

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