Important Bulletins

Important GEC Communications
Posted ( Saturday, Jan 23, 2021 ) -- Trading partners are experiencing issues in seeing their ASNs in eDDL. Please submit a ticket to eDDL application for such incidents. GECHub and SOLMIS have no known issues at this time.
Posted ( Thursday, Jan 21, 2021 ) -- GEC Hub was experiencing network issues connecting to European hub (EPIC), affecting all OFTP2/AS2/FTP and SFTP EDI connections. FROM: January 21st 14:00 CET TO: January 21st 18:30 CET and issue is resolved. Please reference Incident number INC000003237208 if you experience any issues.
Posted ( Monday, Jul 27, 2020 ) -- As of 8/2/2020 the following fields will be mandatory with all new connection request and change connection request: Escalation 1 and Escalation 2 details. If Escalation 2 details do not exist then repeat Escalation 1 details.

What is GEC Hub?

GEC Hub (Global Electronic Commerce Hub) is Ford’s central messaging hub for Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) and Managed File Transfer (MFT) between the internal Ford applications and the global trading partners such as Suppliers, Dealers, etc.  GEC Hub supports all major EDI standards (ANSI X12, UN/EDIFACT,) and XML.

Please read the following learning material to expand your knowledge and understanding GEC Hub:
GEC Hub Introduction

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