12/17/2014 – Vinzant Software announces release GECS Version 4.6
Vinzant Software announced the release of GECS version 4.6 today. Some of the major enhancements include a new SAP job type, rescheduling based from the batch detail information, job templates, direct support for SQL Server® and Oracle® job types and improved email support. There have also been many enhancements to the browser-based clients.

04/10/2014
- OpenSSL Heartbleed Bug Does Not Affect GECS
The recently announced Heartbleed bug doesn't affect Global ECS. The only GECS component that uses OpenSSL is the Web Manager and it needs to be manually configured to do so. GECS uses v0.9.8 of OpenSSL which does not contain the bug that was introduced in v1.0.1

11/11/2013 – Vinzant Software Releases v4.50 of GECS
Vinzant Software announced today that version 4.50 of Global ECS has been released and is ready for download. Some of the major enhancements include new FTP and SQL job types, reusable credentials, a complete 64-bit version and an extended command line. There have also been many enhancements to the browser-based clients.

04/12/2012
- Vinzant Software Releases GECS 4.22
Released in April of 2012, Global ECS v4.22 is another minor release that contains a major enhancement. GECS batch jobs can now depend on jobs outside the batch. This will allow you to trigger jobs in a batch with jobs in another batch.

02/13/2012 - GECS 4.21 is Released
On February 13th, Vinzant Software released Global ECS v4.21. It is a minor relase that includes the length of GECS Batch Names being extended from a maximum of 20 characters to a maximum of 50 characters. Likewise, the maximum length of job names has been increased from 10 characters to 50 characters.

07/04/2012 - Global ECS Version 4.20 is Released
Vinzant Software has release Global ECS v4.20. Some of the many enhancements in this version included User-Defined Folders in GECS Administrator and Web Based Front-Ends, a 64 bit Windows Agent and 64 bit Job Types for Windows and new Global GECS Events and New GECS Job Statuses for better monitoring. and many more.

01/25/2011 – Vinzant Software Releases GECS v4.10
Vinzant Software announced today that version 4.10 of Global ECS has been released and is ready for download. Some of the major enhancements include enhanced job views, metadata tags to allow freeform grouping of jobs for monitoring and editing purposes and an exportable aggregate job history report. There have also been many performance improvements made to the System engine. Version 4.10 does require a complete component upgrade including the GECS System, Agents on all platforms and client front-ends.