| DutchGrid and NIKHEF Certification
The DutchGrid Certification Authorities provides X.509 certificates for identification and authentication purposes related to Grid activities. Eligible organisations include all DutchGrid partners, the ASCI/DAS partners and sites on the WCW and research and educational institutions working with Grids.
|Getting a Certificate|
| Step 1.
Medium-security certification - the web-based request form
||Figure 1. DutchGrid and NIKHEF Certification
Authority Information webpage
|Step 2. Filling in the web-based request form|
Figure 2 shows the web-based request form.
Figure 2. The request form webpage
|Step 3. Terms and conditions agreement|
in the form you are directed to a web page were you can check if the
information filled in the request form was correctly passed (Figure 3).
Here you also have to read and
agree with the terms and conditions applicable to
the certificate you
Figure 3. Certificate request terms and conditions agreement.
| Step 4. Paperwork
and mailing the request
to the "Terms and Conditions", showed in the former step, you are
directed to the webpage shown in Figure 4. Following all the steps in this webpage
is very important,
since that will complete your certificate request with the highest
change for success!
After performing ALL these steps you are done!
Figure 4. Steps involved to build and mail the certificate request.