what is your nickname? - IRL: Kate - irc: bone_idol - twitter: bone_idol - gnusocial: https://indy.im/boneidol - mastodon: https://mastodon.social/@kat what is the name of the collective you are going to talk about to answer these questions? webarchitects cooperative limited In what year was your collective created? 1998 Any events in your collective history you would like to mention? (for example, how many times have your servers been confistated, or your premises raided…? And how did you survive this? In the present, how many admins are there in your collective? How many of these are volunteers, how many are paid? What services do you offer? webhosting, VPS, email hosting, general internet services Roughly how many users do you have? What kind of users do you aim for? Cooperatives, social change organisations ( environmental), individual users interested in supporting cooperative organisations. What backup mechanisms do you use in case your servers catch fire? Multiple backups in different data centres Do you charge for services? / How do you fund to cover expenses? Yes If you are a volunteer, would you work comfortably within a network where collectives employ people? If you are a in a collective that employs people, would you work comfortably with collectives with only volunteers? How do you decide, how are hierarchies within your collective? Decision making is by consensus. Would you sign these manifestos? https://we.riseup.net/aktivix/nodataretention https://chatons.org/en/manifesto what you would want from the project of this syndicate / network of tech collectives? Would you work comfortably in this network if the network itself employed worker/s? Where are your servers hosted? United Kingdom