F. Paganelli, Zs. Nagy, O. Smirnova, and various contributions from all ARC developers.
The ARC middleware by NorduGrid is a software solution that uses grid technologies to enable sharing and federation of computing and storage resources distributed across di_erent administrative and application domains. ARC is used to create grid infrastructures of various scope and complexity, from campus to national grids.
This instruction is applicable to any Linux distribution based on RHEL5 for the platform of x86_64, - for example, Scientific Linux or CentOS. It is recommended to use Scientific Linux 5.8. For Scientific Linux a mirror is supported for acceleration of network installations.