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 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.

Deactivation of Transport Layer Security (TLS) 1.0 and 1.1

Microsoft announced the deactivation of Transport Layer Security 1.0 and 1.1
Announcement from Microsoft on September 30th, 2020:
Transport Layer Security (TLS) 1.0 and 1.1 are security protocols for establishing encryption channels over computer networks. Microsoft has supported these protocols since Windows XP/Server 2003. However, due to evolving regulatory requirements as well as new security vulnerabilities in TLS 1.0, Microsoft recommends that customers remove TLS 1.0/1.1 dependencies in their environments and disable TLS 1.0 and 1.1 at the operating system level where possible. https://docs.microsoft.com/en-gb/lifecycle/announcements/transport-layer-security-1x-disablement

PTV xServer internet with API version 1 will no longer be able to support TLS 1.1 or lower by the date September 30th, 2021 due to security updates in Azure.
PTV will start to deactivate the protocols with the planned map updates starting in October 2021. The updates will be announced via our PTV Developer Blog. You can subscribe our blog to stay posted.

  • Your action is required if you are still using TLS 1.0 or 1.1 version, as the requests will not get through to our service after we update the map clusters.
  • If you still use .NET Framework version 4.5 and lower or Java 7 runtime and lower your action is required.
  • Update your framework to a newer version to guarantee access to our service after the update on our map clusters.

.NET Framework
We recommend updating to NET 4.6 and above. You don’t need to do any additional work to support TLS 1.2, it’s supported by default. More detailed information regarding different NET. versions can be found here:
https://blogs.perficient.com/2016/04/28/tsl-1-2-and-net-support/

PTV Java Clients
We recommend updating to a Java 8 runtime environment for the PTV xServer clients because Java 8 runtime supports TLS 1.2 by default.

PTV xServer internet update – PTV Australia City Map [Here] cluster with API Version 1

We plan to perform maintenance on April, 26th 2021 that does not require any downtime.
The following tasks will be completed in the scope of this maintenance.

PTV Australia City Map [Here]  – production/test – cluster with API version 1:

  • PTV xServer update to version 1.30.0
  • Map update form PTV Europe City Map version 2020.2H to version 2021.2H.

Please test your application after the update and report any problem immediately.

PTV xServer internet Update – PTV Europe City Map [Here] / TLN cluster with API Version 1

We plan to perform maintenance on April, 28th 2021 that does not require any downtime.
The following tasks will be completed in the scope of this maintenance.

PTV Europe City Map [Here] / TLN – production – cluster with API version 1:

  • PTV xServer update to version 1.30.0
  • Map update form PTV Europe City Map version 2021.1H to version 2021.2H.

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