About Isabel Honikel

Senior Technical Product Manager for PTV xServer internet

PTV xServer internet update – PTV Europe City Map [HERE] with API Version 1

We did perform technical maintenance today that did not require any downtime.
The following tasks were completed in the scope of this maintenance.

PTV Europe City Map [HERE] – TEST and INTEGRATION – cluster with API version 1:

  • Operating system change from Windows Server to Ubuntu Linux

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

PTV xServer internet update – PTV Europe City Map [TomTom] with API Version 1

We would like to inform you that we plan to perform maintenance on the PTV Europe City Map [TomTom] production cluster with API Version 1 on August, 30th 2021.

The following tasks will be completed in the scope of this maintenance:

  • Operating system change from Windows Server to Ubuntu Linux
  • PTV xServer update to version 1.32.
  • Map update from PTV Europe City Map 2021.1T to PTV Europe City Map 2021.2T

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

PTV xServer internet update – PTV World City Map [TomTom] with API Version 1

We did perform technical maintenance today that did not require any downtime.
The following tasks were completed in the scope of this maintenance.

PTV World City Map [TomTom] – TEST and INTEGRATION – cluster with API version 1:

  • Change of operating system from Windows Server to Ubuntu Linux

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

PTV xServer internet update – PTV World City Map Cluster with API Version 2

We would like to inform you that we plan to perform maintenance on the PTV xServer 2 cluster with PTV World City Map [Here].

The following tasks will be completed in the scope of this maintenance:

 

  • July 5th 2021 Update on xserver2-eu production cluster:
    • PTV xServer update to PTV xServer 2.23
  • July 6th 2021 : Update on xserver2-us production cluster:
    • PTV xServer update to PTV xServer 2.23
  • July 12th 2021 : Update on xserver2-eu2 production cluster:
    • PTV xServer update to PTV xServer 2.23
  • July 13th 2021 : Update on xserver2-us2 production cluster:
    • PTV xServer update to PTV xServer 2.23
  • July 19th 2021 : Update on xserver2-au production cluster:
    • PTV xServer update to PTV xServer 2.23

The test system xserver2-eu-test is updated already, please test your application during the test phase and report any faults immediately.

PTV xServer 2.23 available for download

The new PTV xServer API Version 2.23 is available for download. For the full list of features and improvements you can check the corresponding release notes here. The production system of PTV xServer internet will be updated on July 5th 2021 in data center EU and on July 6th 2021 in data center US., The test system is updated already.

Here are some feature highlights of API Version 2.23:

  • General: Due to several bug fixes the format of high-performance routing networks has changed. Please recalculate all of them. Moreover when running on Linux PTV xServer now requires Ubuntu 20.04 LTS instead of Ubuntu 16.04 LTS.
  • xMap:
    • Support for Arabic and Hebrew languages for geographic names.
  • xMatch/xRoute:
    • Retrieve the ID for each segment of the map provider (experimental).
  • xRoute:
    • Retrieve the segments within a reachable area.
    • Return the toll amount in the requested currency.
    • Consider the cost per energy unit and report them (experimental).
  • xTour:
    • Specify the sequence of customer stops within a trip.
    • Specify multiple driver break intervals with different break durations.
    • Specify the maximum number of customer stops that may be served by the vehicle within a tour.
    • Specify additional planning objectives like minimizing the total time and distance.

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 already contains the PTV xServer API version 2.23 release. The production system of PTV xServer internet will be updated on July 5th 2021 in data center EU and July 6th 2021 in data center US.
Check the Cluster Overview page to get more information about existing PTV xServer internet deployments.

PTV xServer internet update – PTV Europe City Map [TomTom] with API Version 1

We did perform technical maintenance today that did not require any downtime.
The following tasks were completed in the scope of this maintenance.

PTV Europe City Map [TomTom] – TEST and INTEGRATION – cluster with API version 1:

  • Change of operating system from Windows Server to Ubuntu Linux

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