The GridPP UserGuide

Getting on the Grid - Checklist

Your grid certificate

  • I have requested a grid certificate from the UK Certificate Authority (UKCA).
  • I know where my nearest Registration Authority (RA) is.
  • I have visited my nearest RA and confirmed my identity.
  • I have downloaded my grid certificate .p12 file and installed it in my browser.
  • I have backed up my grid certificate .p12 file in a secure location.

Joining a Virtual Organisation - Checklist

  • I have submitted a request to join a Virtual Organisation (VO).
  • My request has been approved by a VO manager and I have received email confirmation of the approval.
  • I have followed all of the instructions in the confirmation email.

First steps with GridPP DIRAC