Discontinuation of PTV Mapserver versions 5.11 & 5.12 and PTV maps 2017

Please notice that PTV Group will be discontinuing PTV Maps version 2017 as of 1 January 2019 and PTV Mapserver versions 5.11 & 5.12 as of 1 April 2018.

Please also notice that traffic patterns based on TMC won’t be longer provided by the PTV maps and therefore PTV Group will be discontinuing these data as of 1 September 2018.

From these dates onwards, we will no longer provide updates or support for the versions listed in the detailed overview provided at the end of this blog. Please notice that for PTV Mapserver the discontinuation also includes detailed, extracted and transit maps as well as the corresponding data content, such as traffic patterns, truck attributes, POIs, toll scenarios, and ID mappings.

To assist our customers, PTV Group has already provided the following upgrade paths, where clients can login to update to the latest versions of:

PTV Group is committed to providing the highest level of quality and service to our customers. Based on the requests given by our clients, we constantly enhance our software and keep integrating new and improved functions and contents. This is why we strongly advise our customers to partake in our maintenance contract, as it integrates extended functions and ensures their systems always remain up-to-date – a basic prerequisite for their day-to-day operations.

To meet the growing requirements, PTV Group, like other software providers, needs to limit the number of software versions available. This way, we can always make sure that our resources stay focused on further improving PTV Maps and PTV Mapserver, as the current software solutions create the perfect conditions for our customers’ business applications to excel.

At a glance: Discontinuation notice for PTV Maps version 2017 effective from 1 January 2019:

PTV Maps Version Map & Data Provider
PTV Europe City Map Premium 2017.1H, 2017.2H

2017.1T, 2017.2T

Here, AND

TomTom

PTV North America City Map 2017 Here
PTV South America City Map 2017 Here
PTV Australia City Map 2017 Here
PTV World Map 2017 AND
PTV World City Map 2017.1T & 2017.2T TomTom
PTV Africa City Map 2017 TomTom
PTV South Asia City Map 2017 TomTom
PTV Arabia City Map 2017 Here
PTV Maghreb City Map 2017 TomTom
PTV India City Map 2017 Here

 

At a glance: Discontinuation notice for PTV Mapserver versions 5.11 & 5.12 effective from 1 April 2019:

PTV Mapserver Version Operating System
PTV Mapserver 5.11 – 5.12 Windows (x86)

 

At a glance: Discontinuation notice for Traffic Patterns (TMC-based) effective from 1 September 2018:

PTV Data Basis Discontinuation
Traffic Patterns TMC Complete (all versions). Replaced by toll scenarios (segment-based tolls)

Toll Update for Europe available

The toll update contains the following countries:

Spain

  • Special toll: new tariffs 2018
    This scenario includes new rates for the Cadi Tunnel, the Vallvidrera Tunnel and the Artxanda Tunnels for 2018. The Soller Tunnel is toll-free. This scenario replaces the previous “Spain January 2017” scenario.

Romania

  • Special toll 2018: New tariffs for Danube bridge Ruse – Giurgiu
    New tariffs for Giurgiu-Ruse bridge. This scenario replaces the previous ‘Romania January 2017’ scenario.

United Kingdom

  • Special toll 2018: New tariffs 2018
    This scenario contains the most recent tariffs from January 2018. New tariffs for Channel Tunnel, Mersey Gateway Bridge, Silver Jubilee Bridge. This scenario replaces the previous ‘Great Britain January 2017’ scenario.

Denmark

  • Special toll 2018: New tariffs of 2018 for Øresundbridge and Storebæltbridge
    New tariffs for the Storebælt Bridge and the Øresund Bridge 2018. This scenario replaces the previous scenario ‘Denmark January 2017’.

Sweden

  • Special toll: new tariffs 2018
    Current version of the tariffs dated January 2018. This scenario replaces the previous ‘Sweden January 2017’ scenario

Ireland

  • Special toll 2018: New Tarifs for M4
    New tariffs 2018. This scenario replaces the previous ‘Ireland January 2015’scenario.

Bulgaria

  • Special toll 2018: Updated tariffs for Danube ferry Turnu Magurele – Nikopile
    New tariffs for Danube ferry Turnu Magurele (ROU) – Nikopile (BGR). This scenario replaces the previous ‘Bulgaria 2017’ scenario

Andorra

  • new tariffs 2018
    New tariffs for Tunnel d ‘Envalira. This scenario replaces the previous ‘Andorra January 2016’ scenario.

Croatia

  • Special toll 2018: New tariffs 2018
    New tariffs for: Tunel Sveti Ilija, Krčki most 2018. This scenario replaces the previous ‘Croatia January 2017’ scenario.

Turkey

  • new tariffs 2018
    New tariffs 2018 for Eurasian tunnel, Fatih Sultan Mehmet Bridge, Bosphorus Bridge, Yavuz Sultan Selim Bridge and Osman Gazi Bridge. This scenario replaces the previous ‘Turkey January 2017’ scenario.

Concerned maps

  • PTV Europe City Map Premium 2018.1H
  • PTV Europe City Map Premium 2018.1T
  • PTV Europe City Map Premium 2017.2H
  • PTV Europe City Map Premium 2017.1H
  • PTV Europe City Map Premium 2017.2T

You can download it from the customer area of the PTV Developer Zone or use automatic update with the PTV Content Update Service. For PTV Mapserver please use the current version of the PTV Toll Update Tool.

Services

If you need further information or support please contact the Support Team.

Special Toll Update for Europe available

 

TollCalculation

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Corrected version of the previously posted blog entry. The special toll update does only contain the following countries:

France

  • New tariffs on highways from February 2017. This scenario contains the current toll charges, i.e. mainly the motorway network on the basis of the last available tariffs from ASFA dated February 2017. Toll charges apply to trucks from a gross vehicle volume of 3.5 t and cars.

Germany

  • Extension of tolls on all secondary highways includes new tariff tables 15.4 (BAB), 4.4 (Bundesstraßen) & special toll 2017. This scenario includes the levy of tolls on motorways and on all federal trunk roads. In addition, the lower limit for vehicles subject to the toll is to be reduced from 12 tonnes to 7.5 tonnes.
  • Special toll 2017: New tariffs for Warnowtunnel. This scenario contains the tariffs according to the tables 16.1 (BAB) and 5.1 (federal trunk roads).

Netherlands

  • New tariffs 2017 (new vehicle categories).
  • New tariff and vehicle definition for Westerschelde tunnel.

Switzerland

  • Special toll 2017: New tariffs for Bodenseefähre Romanshorn.

Concerned maps

  • PTV Europe City Map Premium 2018.1H
  • PTV Europe City Map Premium 2018.1T
  • PTV Europe City Map Premium 2017.2H
  • PTV Europe City Map Premium 2017.1H
  • PTV Europe City Map Premium 2017.2T

You can download it from the customer area of the PTV Developer Zone or use automatic update with the PTV Content Update Service. For PTV Mapserver please use the current version of the PTV Toll Update Tool.

Services

If you need further information or support please contact the Support Team.

 

Toll update for Belgium and Austria available

Belgium

  • TollCalculationThis scenario includes the toll charges from January 2018, for trucks from a maximum authorised mass over 3.5 t in the three Belgian regions: Wallonia, Flanders and Brussels. Toll roads include motorways, additional main roads and the local road network in Brussels.

Austria

  • New toll rates valid from 1st January, 2018.

Concerned maps

  • PTV Europe City Map Premium 2018.1T
  • PTV Europe City Map Premium 2018.1H
  • PTV Europe City Map Premium 2017.2T
  • PTV Europe City Map Premium 2017.2H
  • PTV Europe City Map Premium 2017.1T
  • PTV Europe City Map Premium 2017.1H

NavigationYou can download it from the customer area of the PTV Developer Zone or use automatic update with the PTV Content Update Service. For PTV Mapserver please use the current version of the PTV Toll Update Tool. PTV xServer internet was updated recently.

 

Services

If you need further information or support please contact the Support Team.

New PTV Mapserver 5.12.0.10

The new release of PTV Mapserver 5.12.0.10 is now available for download in the Customer Area . This release contains following improvements:

  • RoadEditor enhancement:
    Icon for blockings concerning explosive transports is
    replaced by an international variant.

Please also note the changes in Version 5.11.1.12

Any further questions? Don’t hesitate to contact our PTV Support Team.

Toll update for Poland available

Poland

  • TollCalculationNew toll roads: S, DK
  • New tariffs for A2, A4. This scenario replaces the previous ‘Poland 2016’ scenario.

Concerned maps

  • PTV Europe City Map Premium 2017.2T
  • PTV Europe City Map Premium 2017.2H
  • PTV Europe City Map Premium 2017.1T
  • PTV Europe City Map Premium 2017.1H

NavigationYou can download it from the customer area of the PTV Developer Zone or use automatic update with the PTV Content Update Service. For PTV Mapserver please use the current version of the PTV Toll Update Tool. PTV xServer internet was updated recently.

 

Services

If you need further information or support please contact the Support Team.