PTV xServer internet – Update on PTV Europe City Map and PTV World City Map cluster TomTom with API Version 1

We would like to inform you that we plan to do maintenance on the PTV Europe City Map [Tom Tom] and PTV World City Map [Tom Tom] production cluster with API Version 1.

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

  • Update on EU-N production cluster on January 24th, 2023
    • Map update to PTV Europe City Map 2023.1T
  • Update on API-EU production cluster on January 26th, 2023
    • Map update to PTV World City Map 2023.1T

Please test your application on the already updated test systems and report any problem immediately to our support.xServer support.de@xserver.ptvgroup.com.

 

Basic Toll Update Germany

Germany

This scenario contains the current toll factors and new toll sections valid from January 2023 as well as new tariffs for Warnowtunnel valid from November 2022.
The scenario replaces the previous “Germany March 2022” scenario.



 

 

 

 

Concerned maps

PTV Europe City Map Premium 2023.1H: Toll Update version 2023_1H_5 – This toll update was activated for PTV xServer and PTV xServer internet.

PTV Europe City Map Premium 2023.1aH: Toll Update version 2023_1aH_5 – This toll update was activated for PTV xServer and PTV xServer internet.

PTV Europe City Map Premium 2023.1T: Toll Update version 2023_1T_2 – This toll update was activated for PTV xServer and PTV xServer internet.

PTV Europe City Map Premium 2022.2T: Toll Update version 2022_2T_7 – This toll update was activated for PTV xServer and PTV xServer internet.

Important information: The PTV Europe City Map Premium 2023.1H will no longer be provided with basic toll updates. To receive this and future basic toll updates an update to PTV Europe City Map Premium 2023.1aH is necessary.

 

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 Update for Germany

We activated the updated detailed toll layers for Germany, referenced to

                   PTV World City Map Premium 2023.1H,

                   PTV World City Map Premium 2023.1aH (from Release of the map)

on our Layer Delivery Server (LDS). Now, it is possible to download the detailed toll layers via Content Update Service (CUS).

Content:  New toll factors valid from January 2023 as well as new tariffs for Warnowtunnel, valid from November 2022 .

 

Using detailed toll on PTV Developer, xServer internet and xServer from version 2.22:

The default toll calculation changed to useDetailedToll = true in the xserver.conf. That means that you get the detailed toll automatically, when requesting toll in the route calculation.

 

Information for xServer from version 2.18 to 2.21:

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 is released for PTV xServer from version 2.18.  
Please be aware that from version 2.22 the parameter useDetailedToll is activated automatically. If you like to use the basic toll you need to set it to false.

Detailed Toll Update USA

We updated and activated detailed toll layers for North Carolina, South Carolina, Oklahoma, Virginia and West Virginia

referenced to PTV North America City Map 2023.1H / World City Map Premium 2023.1H/1aH –

on our Layer Delivery Server (LDS) today. Now it is possible to download them via Content Update Service (CUS).

Content: Most recent tariffs valid from 2022

  • North Carolina: New toll tariffs valid from 1st of January 2022
  • South Carolina: New toll tariffs valid from 2nd of January 2022
  • Oklahoma: New toll tariffs valid from 1st of January 2022
  • Virginia: New toll tariffs valid from 1st of January 2023
  • West Virginia: New toll tariffs valid from 1st of January 2022

 

Using detailed toll on PTV Developer, xServer internet and xServer from version 2.22:

The default toll calculation changed to useDetailedToll = true in the xserver.conf. That means that you get the detailed toll automatically, when requesting toll in the route calculation.

 

Information for xServer from version 2.18 to 2.21:

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 is released for PTV xServer from version 2.18.  

 

Please be aware that from version 2.22 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 on PTV Europe City Map cluster Here with API Version 1

We would like to inform you that we plan to do maintenance on the PTV Europe City Map [Here] production clusters with API Version 1.

The planned update on November 16th was re-scheduled to November 30th 2022.

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

  • Update to PTV Europe City Map 2023.1Ha

Please test your application on the already updated test system and report any problem immediately to our support.xServer support.de@xserver.ptvgroup.com.

 

PTV xServer internet – Update on PTV World City Map cluster Here with API Version 2

We would like to inform you that we plan to do maintenance on the PTV World City Map [Here] production clusters with API Version 2.

The test system xserver2-eu-test was already updated today.
We will have a longer test phase this time because of a new feature that needs to be tested extensively.
After the successful test phase, we deliver the PTV xServer 2.27 version to the production systems.

The production clusters will be updated according to the following schedule.

    • January 17th, 2023 : Update on xserver2-eu production cluster:
      • Update to PTV xServer version 2.27
    • January 18th, 2023: Update on xserver2-us production cluster:
      • Update to PTV xServer version 2.27
    • January 19th, 2023: Update on xserver2-au production cluster:
      • Update to PTV xServer version 2.27 and scale down
    • December 6th, 2022 : Update on xserver2-eu2 production cluster:
      • Update to PTV xServer version 2.27
    • December 8th, 2022 : Update on xserver2-us2 production cluster:
      • Update to PTV xServer version 2.27

Please test your application on the already updated test system and report any problem immediately to our support.xServer support.de@xserver.ptvgroup.com.