PTV xServer internet update – PTV America City Map cluster – production

We plan to perform maintenance on April, 20th 2020 that does not require any downtime.
The following tasks will be completed in the scope of this maintenance.

PTV America City Map [Here]- production/integration – cluster with API version 1:

  • PTV xServer update from version 1.28.0.1 to version 1.28.0.3
  • Map update form PTV America City Map version 2020.1H to version 2020.2H.

Please test your application on the today updated test system and report any problem immediately.

PTV xServer internet update – PTV Australia City Map cluster – production

We plan to perform maintenance on March, 30th 2020 that does not require any downtime.
The following tasks will be completed in the scope of this maintenance.

PTV Australia City Map [Here]- production/integration/test – cluster with API version 1:

  • PTV xServer update from version 1.28.0.1 to version 1.28.0.3
  • Map update form PTV Australia City Map version 2020.1H to version 2020.2H.

Please test your application after the update and report any problem immediately.

Toll Update (2020_03) France

France

This scenario contains the current toll charges, i.e. mainly the motorway network on the basis of the last available tariffs from ASFA dated Feb. 2020.

PTV xServer internet will be updated on Wednesday, March 25th 2020.

Concerned maps

  • PTV Europe City Map Premium 2019.2H – toll update version 2019_2H_21
  • PTV Europe City Map Premium 2019.2T – toll update version 2019_2T_11
  • PTV Europe City Map Premium 2020.1H – toll update version 2020_1H_13
  • PTV Europe City Map Premium 2020.1T – toll update version 2020_1T_7
  • PTV Europe City Map Premium 2020.2H – toll update version 2020_2H_2

Please note: This and all following toll updates will be only available via automatic update with the PTV Content Update Service.

We recommend to use PTV Content Update Server Version 2.x.
Also your current PTV xServer API Version 1 can work with PTV Content Update Server Version 2.x – using  PTV CUS xServer 1 Adapter.
For PTV Mapserver please use the PTV Toll Update Tool.

If you need further information or support please contact the support team.

 

Detailed Toll for Slovenia, Croatia, Serbia, Norway and Belgium available

We activated the detailed toll layers for Slovenia, Croatia, Serbia, Norway and Belgium referenced to PTV Europe / World Map Premium 2020.2H today, on March 16, 2020 on our Layer Delivery Server (LDS). You now have the possibility to download the detailed toll layers via Content Update Service (CUS).

Please remember: to use the detailed toll on premise you need to follow these steps:

Step 1: Activate the detailed toll download via content update service in you xserver.conf.

core {
     contentupdates {
              content {
                  detailedToll {
                      enabled = true
                      providerNames = [ "here" ]
                      countries = [ ]
                  }
          }
      }
 }

Step 2: Enable the detailed toll calculation in the xserver.conf or in your request.

xroute {
     tollOptions {
     useDetailedToll = true
     }
 }

The detailed toll in Germany, France, Austria, Denmark and the Netherlands is released for PTV xServer from version 2.16. 
Please be aware that in version 2.15 the parameter useDetailedToll is activated automatically. If you like to use the basic toll you need to set it to false.

PTV xServer internet update – PTV World City Map cluster API Version 2

The planned maintenance on March, 9th 2020 was completed successfully and in full.
The following tasks were completed in the scope of this maintenance.

PTV World City Map [Here]- production/test/integration – cluster with API version 2:

  • PTV xServer update from version 2.16 to version 2.17
  • PTV World City Map update from version 2020.1H to version 2020.2H

Please test your application and report any problem immediately.

PTV xServer 2.16 available

The new PTV xServer API Version 2.16 is available for download. For the full list of features and improvements you can check the corresponding release notes here.

Here are some feature highlights of API Version 2.16:

  • General:
    • A first draft of OpenAPI documents describing all JSON and REST operations is available
    • The Bill Of Materials (BOM) for third-party licenses can be downloaded form the PTV xServer
  • xMap:
    • Support for client-side rendering of Feature Layer icons (experimental)
  • xRoute:
    • Support for monetary cost routing including toll costs (experimental)
    • Detailed Toll and EU/US driving time regulations are no longer experimental
  • xTour:
    • Support for new types to specify the vehicle position for a tour in execution (experimental)
    • EU Driving time regulation and working time directive are no longer experimental

For on-premise solutions you can download the latest version from the Customer Area at the Developer Zone. http://xserver.ptvgroup.com/de/nc/developer-zone/customer-area/ (login and license required)

For cloud solutions we provide a test and production system based on this release. The PTV World City Map test cluster contains the PTV xServer API version 2.16 release plus all future and finished changes for the next release.
The PTV World City Map production cluster on PTV xServer internet was updated with version 2.16 resently.

Check the Cluster Overview page to get more information about existing PTV xServer internet deployments.