PTV xServer 2.24 released

The new PTV xServer API Version 2.24 is available for download. For the full list of features and improvements you can check the corresponding release notes here.
The  test system of PTV xServer internet is updated already. For more information about production updates see the schedule below.

Here are some feature highlights of API Version 2.24:

  • xLoad:
    • Support for improved handling of overhang bins (experimental).
  • xTour:
    • Support for additional tour restrictions of all tours (maximum number of stops and maximum distance within a tour).
  • xTour:
    • Support for additional tour restrictions per vehicle (maximum travel time, maximum driving time and maximum distance within a tour).

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 2.24 release plus all future and finished changes for the next release.

The production system of PTV xServer internet will be updated updated following this schedule:

  • 14.09.21: Productive system hosted in Europe
  • 15.09.21: Productive system hosted in US
  • 27.09.21: Productive system hosted in Australia

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

Webinar – Discover the new features of PTV xServer 2.22

PTV xServer 2.22 has been released recently.
What are the new functions? Features?

  • xData: Retrieve additional segment information via segment IDs, e.g. from routing or matching results
  • xData: Apply annotations and absolute speeds with custom Feature Layers (Integration sample)
  • xLocate: Use as allowed countries also country subdivisions like US states
  • xDima/xRoute: Penalize turns on intersections, e.g. to prefer turns on passenger side (Technical Concept)
  • xRoute: Calculate a corridor around a route (Showcase)
  • xTour: Use multiple driver break intervals with the same duration
  • xTour: Use multiple driver operating intervals also in combination with break intervals

 See also the forums post regarding PTV xServer 2.22 release.

Let’s just check the bullets together and discuss them. Bernd Welter will also demonstrate some examples if needed.

We offer a webinar in German and in English, please use the registration links below:

German Webinar – March 23th 2021 4:00pm – 4.30pm CET
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English Webinar – March 24th 2021 4:00pm – 4:30pm CET
Register here

PTV xServer 2.21 released

The new PTV xServer API Version 2.21 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 December 7th, 2020, the test system is already updated.

Here are some feature highlights of API Version 2.21:

  • xData:
    • Apply additional driving time with custom Feature Layers
  • xMatch:
    • Match GPS tracks by using a new calculation mode adapted to the customer’s need
    • Set all operations and the corresponding request and response fields stable
  • xRoute:
    • Calculate reachable locations in a complete new operation
    • Return the toll costs by country
    • Set the monetary cost calculation stable
  • xTour:
    • Set the calculation of time profiles for a tour in execution stable

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 2.21 release plus all future and finished changes for the next release. The production system of PTV xServer internet will be updated on December 7th, 2020, the test system is already updated.

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

PTV xServer 2.19 released

The new PTV xServer API Version 2.19 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 2.19:

  • General:
    • OpenAPI documents ready for productive usage
  • xCluster:
    • Consideration of workload for field workers, so that orders depending on their score may remain unplanned (only available with the Gurobi solver). Please note that this is experimental. 
  • xData:
    • Custom Feature Layer ready for productive usage. The operations ‘getSegments’, ‘createFeatureLayer’, ‘listFeatureLayers’ and ‘deleteFeatureLayer’ and related types were restructured and are no longer experimental.
  • xRoute:
    • Consider driving side at start and arrival. The attribute ‘considerDrivingSide’ in the type ‘OffRoadRouteLocation’ forces the route to start/arrive on the correct side of the street considering the country-based driving side. Please note that this is experimental. 
  • xTour:
    • Consider break intervals for drivers and tour start intervals for vehicles in a tour.

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 2.19 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.

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.

PTV xServer API Version 1.30 is now available!

Check out the highlights of the PTV xServer API Version 1.30.

General/All Services:

  • Improvement: By raising the internal size limit of high-performance routing networks it is possible to create them for all current maps (depending on your available memory). Please note that the binary format of the high-performance routing networks has changed and existing ones have to be recalculated.

PTV xTour Server:

  • Feature: Added support for additional restrictions in case of night tours.

See the 1.30 Release Notes for more details.

Download

The PTV xServer 1.30 can be downloaded from the customer area of the PTV Developer Zone. If you need further information or support please contact the Support Team.