How to get a certificate




This document describes how to obtain a certificate that can be used for

authentication to AliEn and register with virtual organisation. User must

obtain the certificate and complete both registration step in order to get

access to AliEn. As a matter of principle, the certificates are delivered by

the Certification Authority (CA) of your country. The procedures to obtain

and retrieve your personal certificate changes from one Certification

Authority to the other.



Obtaining personal certificate

Please try to read carefully and follow instructions how to register with LCG.

For most of users this will be sufficient to obtain a certificate and register with

LCG. In addition, there are some additional documents available describing

the process in specific countries: