PTV xServer internet updates – SSL certificate and map updates

We plan to perform maintenance that does not require any downtime.
The renewal of the SSL certificate may require your action, if you don´t have the master certificate included in your certificate storage.
Please see our
PTV Developer Blog post for more information about SSL certificate updates.
The following tasks will be completed in the scope of the maintenance on the respective map cluster:

PTV xServer certificate update on map clusters with API Version 1:

Test- / Integration update

  • The PTV World City Map test system (TomTom) with API Version 1 will be updated on July, 13th 2020.
    Together with the certificate update we will perform the map and PTV xServer update to:
    • PTV World City Map 2020.2T
    • PTV xServer Version 1.30
  • The PTV Europe City Map test system (TomTom) with API Version 1 will be updated on July, 27th 2020.
    Together with the certificate update we will perform the map and PTV xServer update to:
    • PTV Europe City Map 2020.2T
    • PTV xServer Version 1.30
  • Please test you application on the test systems and report any problem immediately.

Production update

  • The following test and production clusters with API Version 1 will be updated on July, 27th 2020:
    • PTV World City Map production system (TomTom)
      Together with the certificate update we will perform the map and PTV xServer update to:
      • PTV World City Map 2020.2T
      • PTV xServer Version 1.30
    • PTV Australia City Map test and production system (Here)
    • PTV North- and South America City Map test and production system (Here)
    • PTV China City Map test and production system (eMapGo)
    • PTV Europe City Map test and production system (Here)
    • PTV Europe City Map test system (TomTom)
      Together with the certificate update we will perform the map and PTV xServer update to:
      • PTV Europe City Map 2020.2T
      • PTV xServer Version 1.30
  • The update of the PTV Europe City Map production system (TomTom) is planned for August, 10th 2020.
    Together with the certificate update we will perform the map and PTV xServer update to:
    • PTV Europe City Map 2020.2T
    • PTV xServer Version 1.30 

PTV xServer certificate update on map clusters with API Version 2:

Test- / Integration update

Production update

  • The following test and production clusters with API Version 1 will be updated on August, 3rd 2020:
    • PTV World City Map production system (Here) data center EU and US / US2
    • PTV China City Map test and production system (eMapGo)
    • PTV World City Map production system (Here) in our hosting center in Karlsruhe

Please test you application on the test systems and report any problem immediately to our PTV xServer support team.

 

PTV xServer 2.18 released

The new PTV xServer API Version 2.18.1 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 2.18.1:

  • General:
    • Setting several API elements from experimental to stable
  • xDima:
    • Selecting a specific high-performance routing network
    • Automatic bounding box for rectangular restrictions to improve the performance
  • xRoute:
    • Support for additional toll section information
    • Automatic bounding box for rectangular restrictions to improve the performance
  • xTour:
    • Support for EU working time directive concerning tours in execution (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 2.18.1 release plus all future and finished changes for the next release.

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

Toll update (2020_04) Special toll

Greece
New toll rates valid from 1st January, 2020. This scenario replaces the previous scenario ‘Austria January 2020’.

Netherlands
New tariff and vehicle definition for: Westerschelde tunnel. This scenario replaces the previous ‘Netherlands January 2018’ scenario.

Spain
This scenario includes new rates for the Cadi Tunnel, the Vallvidrera Tunnel and the Artxanda Tunnels for 2020. AP-4 between Sevilla and Cádiz and AP-7 between Tarragona, Valencia and Alicante from 2020 on toll-free.This scenario replaces the previous “Spain January 2019” scenario.

Switzerland
This scenario contains the toll factors valid from January 2020. New tariffs for Tunnel Munt la Schera, Great St Bernard Tunnel, Bodenseefähre Romanshorn. It replaces the previous ‘Switzerland January 2019’ scenario.

United Kingdon
This scenario contains the most recent tariffs from January 2020. New tariffs for Aldwark Bridge, Batheaston Bridge, Swinford Bridge, Itchen Bridge, Tamar Bridge, Tyne Tunnel, Humber_Bridge, M6, Eurotunnel, College Road. Cleddau Bridge since 28.03.2019 is free. Whitney-On-Wye Bridge was not captured. This scenario replaces the previous ‘Great Britain January 2019’ scenario.

Denmark
New tariffs for the Storebælt Bridge and the Øresund Bridge 2020. This scenario replaces the previous scenario ‘Denmark January 2019’.

Sweden
Current version of the tariffs dated January 2020. This scenario replaces the previous ‘Sweden January 2019’ scenario.

Germany
This scenario contains the toll factors valid from August 2019. New tariff for Warnowtunnel. This scenario replaces the previous ‘Germany August 2019 v2’ scenario.

Ireland
New tariffs 2020. This scenario replaces the previous ‘Ireland January 2019’ scenario.

Turkey
New tariffs 2020 for Fatih Sultan Mehmet Bridge, 15 July Martyrs Bridge, Eurasian tunnel. This scenario replaces the previous ‘Turkey September 2019’ scenario.

Furthermore this update contains a bug fix for the special toll update for Switzerland.

PTV xServer internet was updated today, April 9th, 2020.

Concerned maps

  • PTV Europe City Map Premium 2019.2H – toll update version 2019_2H_22
  • PTV Europe City Map Premium 2019.2T – toll update version 2019_2T_13
  • PTV Europe City Map Premium 2020.1H – toll update version 2020_1H_14
  • PTV Europe City Map Premium 2020.1T – toll update version 2020_1T_8

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.

 

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.

PTV xServer internet update – PTV World City Map cluster – production – completed

UPDATE: The announced maintenance was completed successfully and in full.

We plan to perform maintenance on January, 27th 2020 that does not require any downtime.
The following tasks will be completed in the scope of this maintenance.

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

  • PTV xServer update from version 1.28 to version 1.28.3
  • Map update form PTV World City Map version 2019.2T to version 2020.1T.

Please test your application and report any problem immediately.