Toll Update for Germanys federal trunk roads available

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Germany

  • TollCalculationThis scenario contains the tariffs according to the table dated 1 July 2018. The toll charge for trucks over 7.5 tonnes applies to all federal trunk roads.

Concerned maps

  • PTV Europe City Map Premium 2018.2H
  • PTV Europe City Map Premium 2018.1H

This toll update is only available for Here maps at the moment. The update for TomTom maps is in preparation and will follow in a few weeks.

Please note: The Germany toll update for TomTom maps is the last one for download in the customer area of the PTV Developer Zone. 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 xServer1 Adapter.
For PTV Mapserver please use the PTV Toll Update Tool.
PTV xServer internet was updated recently.

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

PTV xServer 1.26.0.3 service release – now available

PTV xServer 1.26.0.3 service release is available now!

Besides some bugfixes in PTV xLocate and xRoute, the main reasons for this release are:

  • Retry mechanism for failed module restarts to gain more stability
  • Support of the updated French decree for emissions

See the 1.26.0.3 Release Notes for more details.

The PTV xServer 1.26.0.3 can be downloaded from thcustomer area of the PTV Developer Zone. If you need further information or support please contact the Support Team.

Update on Layer Delivery Service (LDS) for PTV Content Update Service

featurelayerThe new release of the Layer Delivery Service (LDS) replaces the previous version creating the Feature Layer Traffic Incidents. Normally the LDS supply the Feature Layer into the products automatically, but with the update there is something to take care of:

Please restart your Content Update Service (CUS) to refresh the connection and get the newest layers from the new LDS. For all Content Update Service versions, this has to be done manually.

For your information we have recently released the CUS Version 2.8.0.
This is now fully featured to supply Toll Updates and Feature Layer Traffic Incidents. The CUS Version 2.8 can also be used with PTV xServer API Version 1 when using the PTV CUS xServer1 Adapter.

The PTV Content Update Service 2.8 and the respective PTV CUS xServer1 Adapter can be downloaded from the customer area of the PTV Developer Zone (login required).

For any further information or support please contact the Support Team.

Toll Update for Belgium available

Belgium

  • TollCalculationhis scenario includes the toll charges from July 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. Toll charges are calculated based on kilometre factors and depend on the road type and further depend on the emission class and total weight of the vehicle.

Concerned maps

  • PTV Europe City Map Premium 2018.2T
  • PTV Europe City Map Premium 2018.2H
  • PTV Europe City Map Premium 2018.1T
  • PTV Europe City Map Premium 2018.1H

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.

Discontinuation of PTV xServer API versions 1.22, 2.0-2.6, add-ons and PTV maps 2017

Please notice that PTV Group will be discontinuing PTV xServer versions 1.22, 2.0-2.6 and PTV xServer add-ons (as described below) as of 1 April 2019 as well as PTV Maps version 2017 as of 1 January 2019.

Please also notice that traffic patterns based on TMC won’t be longer provided by the PTV maps. This kind of data is replaced by the segment-based traffic patterns via the established feature layer technology (PTV Traffic Patterns).

From this date onwards, we will no longer provide updates or support for the versions listed in the detailed overview provided at the end of this blog.

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 xServer, PTV xServer add-ons and PTV Maps as the current software solutions create the perfect conditions for our customers’ business applications to excel.

At a glance: Discontinuation notice for PTV xServer versions 1.22, 2.0-2.6 effective from 1 April 2019:

PTV xServers Version Operating System
PTV xCluster Server 1.22.0.0 – 1.22.0.3 Windows (x86/x64); Linux (x86/x64)
PTV xDima Server 1.22.0.0 – 1.22.0.3 Windows (x86/x64); Linux (x86/x64)
PTV xLoad Server 1.22.0.0 – 1.22.0.3 Windows (x64); Linux (x64)
PTV xLocate Server 1.22.0.0 – 1.22.0.3 Windows (x86/x64); Linux (x86/x64)
PTV xMap Server 1.22.0.0 – 1.22.0.6 Windows (x86/x64); Linux (x86/x64)
PTV xMapmatch Server 1.22.0.0 – 1.22.0.5 Windows (x86/x64); Linux (x86/x64)
PTV xRoute Server 1.22.0.0 – 1.22.0.5 Windows (x86/x64); Linux (x86/x64)
PTV xTerritory Server 1.22.0.0 – 1.22.0.5 Windows (x64); Linux (x64)
PTV xTour Server 1.22.0.0 – 1.22.0.3 Windows (x86/x64); Linux (x64)
PTV xServer bundle 1.22.0.0 – 1.22.0.3 Windows (x64); Linux (x64)
PTV xServer 2.0.0 – 2.6.0 Windows (x64); Linux (x64)

 

At a glance: Discontinuation notice for PTV xServer add-ons effective from 1 April 2019:

PTV xServer add-ons Version Comment
AJAX Maps 3.5.18.0 – 3.5.24.0 Java Servlet works with PTV xMap Server

 

At a glance: Discontinuation notice for PTV data effective from 1 September 2018:

PTV data Version Comment
Traffic Patterns TMC-based Replaced by segment-based traffic patterns via feature layer technology

 

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

PTV xServer 1.26.0.1 now available

PTV xServer 1.26.0.1 service release is available now!

featurelayer

It contains a bug fix and an improvement, all Highlights of the 1.26.0.1 Version are:

PTV xMapmatch Server:

  • Bugfix: Now it starts-up and works again with TomTom maps.

PTV xTour Server:

  • Feature: Now the number of input vehicles are shown in the billing log.

See the 1.26.0.1 Release Notes for more details.

The PTV xServer 1.26.0.1 can be downloaded from the customer area Downloadof the PTV Developer Zone. If you need further information or support please contact the Support Team.