Deploy Validator Node

# Deploy Validator Node

In order to simplify the deployment of the validator node, the Octopus Network team provides an automatic deployment service for the validator node. Currently, it supports:

Also, the validator can choose to manually deploy the validator node.

# Hardware configuration

The configuration and approximate cost of each Appchain validator node which is deployed via the automatic deployment service.

AWS

Appchain EC2 Instance Type Storage Data Transfer Total cost per month
debionetwork t3.small
2 GB Memory / 2 vCPUs
120 GB 100 GB $45
myriad t3.small
2 GB Memory / 2 vCPUs
120 GB 100 GB $45
deip t3.small
2 GB Memory / 2 vCPUs
120 GB 100 GB $45
atocha t3.small
2 GB Memory / 2 vCPUs
120 GB 100 GB $45
fusotao c5.large
4 GB Memory / 2 vCPUs
250 GB 4500 GB $509
discovol t3.small
2 GB Memory / 2 vCPUs
120 GB 100 GB $45

Digital Ocean

Appchain Droplet Storage Data Transfer Total cost per month
debionetwork 2 GB Memory / 2 vCPUs 120 GB 3 TB $33
myriad 2 GB Memory / 2 vCPUs 120 GB 3 TB $33
deip 2 GB Memory / 2 vCPUs 120 GB 3 TB $33
atocha 2 GB Memory / 2 vCPUs 120 GB 3 TB $33
fusotao 8 GB Memory / 4 vCPUs 250 GB 5 TB $81
discovol 2 GB Memory / 2 vCPUs 120 GB 3 TB $33

# Change VPS provider

For the validator who need to change the VPS provider of the deployed node, please follow these steps:

  1. Keep the old validator node running;
  2. Deploy a new validator node. For the node which was deployed via the automatic deployment service, please Clear Local Storage if needed. validator clear local
  3. When the new node done the synchronization, please set the Session Key for the new validator node;
  4. The validator could stop the old validator node until the next reward cycle.
Last Updated: 9/23/2022, 3:23:26 AM