Ergo is a blockchain-based platform for Contractual Money which has been developed from scratch using the Scala programming language and is not a fork of any other cryptocurrency.
As far as software is reliable to keep your secret keys in private, it is highly recommended to build software from sources. If you are not an experienced user, you may download already built binaries and verify your image using the SHA256 checksum. In the sections below you will be able to find binaries for a majority of operating systems.
Windows x64 & x86
GPU miner for Windows 64
Full node jar file.