Discontinuation of various versions of PTV xServer, add-ons and maps

To ensure a smooth transition, we kindly ask you, to notice the following information. PTV Group will be terminating following products, plugins, maps and more:

  1. All versions of PTV World Map based on AND as of 1st April 2019
  2. PTV BCR Converter versions 1.0.1.0 and 1.0.0.0 as of 1st January 2020
  3. PTV xServer add-ons AJAX Maps versions 3.5.25-3.5.30 as of 1st January 2020
  4. PTV xServer .NET version 1.5 as of 1st January of 2020
  5. All other PTV Map versions 2018 as of 1st January 2020
  6. PTV xServer API version 1.24 and PTV xServer API versions 2.7-2.11 as of 1st April 2020
  7. PTV Content Update Service all versions of API 1 (1.28 and all previous versions) as well as version 2.11 and all previous versions of API 2 as of 1st April 2020

Please notice

  • that the Content Update Service of API 2 (currently version 2.12) is available. This service is also compatible to PTV xServer API 1 and very efficient.
  • The PTV World Map based on AND is replaced by an extracted version of PTV World City Map from TomTom. The contract with the data provider AND was terminated as of 31.03.2019. Therefore, maps based on AND may not be used in licensed PTV products. Consequently, PTV has stopped the processing and supply of PTV maps based on AND.

We have already provided the following upgrade paths to updating to the latest versions of:

From this date onwards, we will no longer provide updates or support for the versions as listed below.

Discontinuation notice for PTV xServer API version 1.24 effective from 1st April 2020:

PTV xServer Version Operating System
PTV xCluster Server 1.24.0.0 – 1.24.0.4 Windows and Linux distributions
PTV xDima Server 1.24.0.0 – 1.24.0.4 Windows and Linux distributions
PTV xLoad Server 1.24.0.0 – 1.24.0.3 Windows and Linux distributions
PTV xLocate Server 1.24.0.0 – 1.24.0.3 Windows and Linux distributions
PTV xMap Server 1.24.0.0 – 1.24.0.4 Windows and Linux distributions
PTV xMapmatch Server 1.24.0.0 – 1.24.0.4 Windows and Linux distributions
PTV xRoute Server 1.24.0.0 – 1.24.0.4 Windows and Linux distributions
PTV xTerritory Server 1.24.0.0 – 1.24.0.4 Windows and Linux distributions
PTV xTour Server 1.24.0.0 – 1.24.0.4 Windows and Linux distributions
PTV xServer bundle 1.24.0.0 – 1.24.0.5 Windows and Linux distributions

Discontinuation notice for PTV xServer API versions 2.7-2.11 effective from 1st April 2020:

PTV xServer Version Operating System
PTV Server 2.7.0 – 2.11.2 Windows and Linux distributions

Discontinuation notice for PTV xServer plugins effective from 1st April 2020:

PTV xServer plugins Version Operating System
Content Update Service 1.20.0.0 – 1.28.0.0
2.0.0 – 2.11.0
Windows and Linux distributions
Content Update Service Adapter 2.0.0 – 2.11.0 Windows and Linux distributions

Discontinuation notice for PTV xServer add-ons effective from 1st January 2020:

PTV xServer add-ons Version Comment
AJAX Maps 3.5.25.0 – 3.5.30.0 Java Servlet in combination with PTV xMap Server
BCR Converter 1.0.0.0 and 1.0.1.0 Windows and Linux distributions

Discontinuation notice for PTV xServer .NET effective from 1st January 2020:

PTV xServer Version Comment
PTV xServer .NET 1.5 Framework for .NET applications in combination with PTV xServer

Discontinuation notice for PTV Maps version 2018 effective from 1st January 2020:

PTV Maps Version Map & Data Provider
PTV Europe City Map Premium 2018.1H, 2018.2H, 2018.1T, 2018.2T Here, TomTom
PTV North America City Map 2018 Here
PTV South America City Map 2018 Here
PTV Australia City Map 2018 Here
PTV World City Map Premium 2018.1T, 2018.2T TomTom (+AND)
PTV Africa City Map 2018 TomTom
PTV South Asia City Map 2018 TomTom
PTV Arabia City Map 2018 Here
PTV India City Map 2018 Here

Discontinuation notice for PTV World Map effective from 1st April 2019:

PTV xServer Version Comment
PTV World Map 2018 Contract was terminated effective from 31.03.2019 with data supplier AND.
It is not permitted to use AND data in PTV products from that time.
Please use the extracted PTV World Map from TomTom instead.

In accordance with PTV Group’s product discontinuation policy, we are providing you notice of this phase-out so that you have adequate time to replace the solutions via updating to the latest software versions available.

PTV Group is committed to providing the highest level of quality and service to you. Based on your requests, we constantly enhance our software and keep integrating new and improved functions and contents. Therefore, we strongly advise you 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 your business applications to excel.

In case you have further questions, please don’t hesitate to contact your representative sales partner.

Discontinuation of PTV Mapserver 5.13 and PTV Maps 2018

To ensure a smooth transition, we kindly ask you, to notice following information. PTV Group will be discontinuing PTV Maps version 2018 and PTV Mapserver version 5.13 as of 1st January 2020.

From these dates onwards, we will no longer provide updates or support for the versions listed below. 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:

In accordance with PTV Group’s product discontinuation policy, we are providing you notice of this phase-out so that you have adequate time to replace the solutions via updating to the latest software versions available.

Discontinuation notice for PTV Mapserver version 5.13 effective from 1st January 2020:

PTV Mapserver Version Operating System
PTV Mapserver 5.13 Windows (x86)

Discontinuation notice for PTV Maps version 2018 effective from 1st January 2020:

PTV Maps Version Map & Data Provider
PTV Europe City Map Premium 2018.1H, 2018.2H, 2018.1T, 2018.2T Here, TomTom
PTV North America City Map 2018 Here
PTV South America City Map 2018 Here
PTV Australia City Map 2018 Here
PTV World City Map Premium 2018.1T & 2018.2T TomTom (+AND)
PTV Africa City Map 2018 TomTom
PTV South Asia City Map 2018 TomTom
PTV Arabia City Map 2018 Here
PTV India City Map 2018 Here

At a glance: Discontinuation notice for PTV World Map effective from 1st April 2019:

PTV xServer Version Comment
PTV World Map 2018 Contract was terminated effective from 31.03.2019 with data supplier AND.
It is not permitted to use AND data in PTV products from that time.
This map was replaced by an extracted PTV World Map (TomTom).

In case you have further questions, please do not hesitate to contact your representative sales partner.

Announcement of discontinuation – PTV maps and products

FAQsWe would like to let you know that PTV GROUP will be discontinuing the PTV Maps and products listed below. From then onwards, we will no longer provide updates and support for those versions.

New map and product versions are already provided by PTV: http://xserver.ptvgroup.com/en-uk/developer-zone/ptv-standard-maps
http://xserver.ptvgroup.com/en-uk/nc/developer-zone/customer-area

The following PTV Maps will be discontinued on 01/01/2017:

PTV Map Version Map&Data Provider
PTV Europe City Map Premium 2015.1H, 2015.2H

2015.1T, 2015.2T

Here, AND

TomTom

PTV North America City Map 2015H Here
PTV South America City Map 2015 Here
PTV Australia City Map 2015 Here
PTV World Map 2015 AND

Please notice that this discontinuation includes detailed, extracted and transit maps and the corresponding data content such as traffic patterns, truck attributes, POIs, toll scenarios, ID mappings, etc.

 

The following PTV xServer versions will be discontinued on 01/04/2017:

Product Version Operating System
PTV xCluster Server 1.18.0.0 – 1.18.1.3 Windows (x86/x64); Linux (x86/x64)
PTV xDima Server 1.18.0.0 – 1.18.1.4 Windows (x86/x64); Linux (x86/x64)
PTV xLocate Server 1.18.0.0 – 1.18.2.0 Windows (x86/x64); Linux (x86/x64)
PTV xMap Server 1.18.0.0 – 1.18.1.5 Windows (x86/x64); Linux (x86/x64)
PTV xMapmatch Server 1.18.0.0 – 1.18.1.3 Windows (x86/x64); Linux (x86/x64)
PTV xRoute Server 1.18.0.0 – 1.18.1.6 Windows (x86/x64); Linux (x86/x64)
PTV xTour Server 1.18.0.0 – 1.18.2.0 Windows (x86/x64); Linux (x86/x64)
PTV xServer bundle 1.18.0.0 – 1.18.2.0 Windows (x86/x64); Linux (x86/x64)

 

The following PTV xServer add-ons will be discontinued on 01/04/2017:

PTV xServer add-ons Version Comment
AJAX Maps 3.5.6.0 – 3.5.9.0 Java Servlet works with PTV xMap Server
PTV xServer .NET 1.3 SDK for .NET applications in combination with PTV xServer

The following Mapserver version will be discontinued on 01/04/2017:

Product Version Operating System
PTV Mapserver 5.9.0.10 – 5.9.2.48 Windows (x86)

 

Why are the products being phased out? 

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The PTV maps and products are constantly being enhanced. Many new and improved functions have been integrated at the request of our customers. In addition, you will have noticed that a maintenance contract on the current versions pays off, as it integrates extended functions. It also guarantees that you remain up-to-date – a basic prerequisite for day-to-day operations. PTV Group is therefore meeting the growing requirements of its clients.

Announcement of discontinuation of PTV Maps 2013

We would like to let you know that PTV GROUP will be discontinuing the PTV Maps version 2013 as listed below on 01/01/2015. From then onwards, we will no longer provide updates and support for those versions which have been released for PTV xServer and PTV Mapserver. Please notice that this discontinuation includes detailed, extracted and transit maps and the corresponding data content such as traffic patterns, truck attributes, POIs, toll scenarios, ID mappings, etc. if available. New map versions are already provided by PTV (see presentation at our web-site).

Following PTV Maps will be discontinued on 01/01/2015:

PTV Map Version Maps & Data Provider
PTV Europe City Map Premium 2013.1N, 2013.1aN, 2013.2N2013.1T, 2013.1aT, 2013.2T Navteq, AND andTomTom
PTV Europe + DOM City Map Premium 2012.2N and earlier Navteq and AND
PTV North America City Map 2013.N, 2013.T Navteq and TomTom
PTV South America City Map 2013 Navteq
PTV Australia City Map 2013 Navteq
PTV World Map 2013 AND
PTV Southern Africa City Map 2013 TomTom
PTV SouthEast Asia City Map 2013 TomTom
PTV Arabia City Map 2013 Navteq

Why are the PTV Maps being phased out?

The PTV Maps are constantly being enhanced. Many new and improved functions or content have been integrated at the request of our customers. In addition, you will have noticed that a maintenance contract on the current versions pays off, as it offers a better data coverage. It also guarantees that you remain up-to-date – a basic prerequisite for day-to-day operations. PTV Group is therefore meeting the growing requirements of its clients. The current maps therefore create the perfect conditions to visualize your business applications.

Announcement of discontinuation PTV xServer 1.14 and add-ons

We would like to let you know that PTV GROUP will be discontinuing the PTV xServer version 1.14 and various versions of add-ons (as listed below) on 01/04/2015. From then onwards, we will no longer provide updates and support for these versions. Please notice that new versions are ready for download at the Customer Area (login is required).

The following versions will be discontinued on 01/04/2015:

Product Version Operating System/Comment
PTV xLocate Server 1.14.0.0 – 1.14.1.3 Windows (x86/x64); Linux (x86/x64)
PTV xMap Server 1.14.0.0 – 1.14.1.0 Windows (x86/x64); Linux (x86/x64)
PTV xMapmatch Server 1.14.0.0 – 1.14.0.2 Windows (x86); Linux (x86)
PTV xRoute Server 1.14.0.0 – 1.14.1.0 Windows (x86/x64); Linux (x86/x64)
PTV xTour Server 1.14.0.0 – 1.14.1.6 Windows (x86/x64)
PTV xDima Server 1.14.0.0 – 1.14.1.0 Windows (x86/x64)
PTV xCluster Server 1.14.0.0 – 1.14.0.1 Windows (x86)
PTV xInet Server 1.14.0.0 – 1.14.0.1 Windows (x86); Linux (x86)
PTV xServer .NET 1.1 SDK for .NET applications on Windows
add-on AJAX Maps 2.9.8.0 – 3.0.7.0 Java Servlet
add-on Traffic Info Loader 3.1.0 – 3.1.4 Provision of traffic incidents via TIL
add-on WebSDK 1.14.0.0 – 1.14.0.1 SDK for web applications in combination with PTV xInet Server

Why are the products being phased out?

The PTV xServer development components are constantly being enhanced. Many new and improved functions have been integrated at the request of our customers. In addition, you will have noticed that a maintenance contract on the current versions pays off, as it integrates extended functions. It also guarantees that you remain up-to-date – a basic prerequisite for day-to-day operations. PTV Group is therefore meeting the growing requirements of its clients. On the other hand, costs arise from supporting older software versions. For this reason, PTV Group, like other software providers, has to limit the number of software versions available. Our resources will be redirected into further improving the PTV xServer. The current software solutions therefore create the perfect conditions for your business applications.

Announcement of discontinuation: Version 5.6 of PTV Mapserver

Dear customers,

please take the following discontinuation into account.PTV_Mapserver_80x80

We would like to let you know that PTV AG will be discontinuing the PTV Mapserver version 5.6 on 01/03/2014. From then onwards, we will no longer provide updates and support for this version.

The following version will be discontinued on 01/03/2014 (please note: New versions are already available):

  • PTV Mapserver version 5.6

Why are the products being phased out?

The PTV MapServer SDK is constantly being enhanced. Many new and improved functions have been integrated at the request of our customers. In addition, you will have noticed that a maintenance contract on the current versions pays off, as it integrates extended functions. It also guarantees that you remain up-to-date – a basic prerequisite for day-to-day operations. PTV AG is therefore meeting the growing requirements of its clients. On the other hand, costs arise from supporting older software versions. For this reason, PTV AG, like other software providers, has to limit the number of software versions available. Our resources will be redirected into further improving the PTV Mapserver. The current software solutions therefore create the perfect conditions for your business applications.

Kind regards from Karlsruhe,

Dr. Michael Nutto

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Product Manager PTV xServer