Globus Connect Server versions 5 and above, and Globus Connect Personal, are distributed under the Globus Connect Software License Agreement. NOTE: For existing subscribers covered by the Globus Customer Agreement signed prior to October 1, 2017, this change to the terms of the Globus Software Agreement takes affect on January 1, 2018. For all others, the Globus Connect Software License Agreement terms take effect immediately.

The Globus Toolkit, and Globus Connect Server versions 4 and below, are distributed under the open source Apache License, Version 2.0 and the Globus Toolkit Public License (GTPL). The Globus Toolkit makes use of a number of third party software products, each with their own open source licenses including: