Discontinuation of PTV xServer API versions 1.22, 2.0-2.6, add-ons and PTV maps 2017

Please notice that PTV Group will be discontinuing PTV xServer versions 1.22, 2.0-2.6 and PTV xServer add-ons (as described below) as of 1 April 2019 as well as PTV Maps version 2017 as of 1 January 2019.

Please also notice that traffic patterns based on TMC won’t be longer provided by the PTV maps. This kind of data is replaced by the segment-based traffic patterns via the established feature layer technology (PTV Traffic Patterns).

From this date onwards, we will no longer provide updates or support for the versions listed in the detailed overview provided at the end of this blog.

To assist our customers, PTV Group has already provided the following upgrade paths, where clients can login to update to the latest versions of:

PTV Group is committed to providing the highest level of quality and service to our customers. Based on the requests given by our clients, we constantly enhance our software and keep integrating new and improved functions and contents. This is why we strongly advise our customers to partake in our maintenance contract, as it integrates extended functions and ensures their systems always remain up-to-date – a basic prerequisite for their day-to-day operations.

To meet the growing requirements, PTV Group, like other software providers, needs to limit the number of software versions available. This way, we can always make sure that our resources stay focused on further improving PTV xServer, PTV xServer add-ons and PTV Maps as the current software solutions create the perfect conditions for our customers’ business applications to excel.

At a glance: Discontinuation notice for PTV xServer versions 1.22, 2.0-2.6 effective from 1 April 2019:

PTV xServers Version Operating System
PTV xCluster Server – Windows (x86/x64); Linux (x86/x64)
PTV xDima Server – Windows (x86/x64); Linux (x86/x64)
PTV xLoad Server – Windows (x64); Linux (x64)
PTV xLocate Server – Windows (x86/x64); Linux (x86/x64)
PTV xMap Server – Windows (x86/x64); Linux (x86/x64)
PTV xMapmatch Server – Windows (x86/x64); Linux (x86/x64)
PTV xRoute Server – Windows (x86/x64); Linux (x86/x64)
PTV xTerritory Server – Windows (x64); Linux (x64)
PTV xTour Server – Windows (x86/x64); Linux (x64)
PTV xServer bundle – Windows (x64); Linux (x64)
PTV xServer 2.0.0 – 2.6.0 Windows (x64); Linux (x64)


At a glance: Discontinuation notice for PTV xServer add-ons effective from 1 April 2019:

PTV xServer add-ons Version Comment
AJAX Maps – Java Servlet works with PTV xMap Server


At a glance: Discontinuation notice for PTV data effective from 1 September 2018:

PTV data Version Comment
Traffic Patterns TMC-based Replaced by segment-based traffic patterns via feature layer technology


At a glance: Discontinuation notice for PTV Maps version 2017 effective from 1 January 2019:

PTV Maps Version Map & Data Provider
PTV Europe City Map Premium 2017.1H, 2017.2H

2017.1T, 2017.2T

Here, AND


PTV North America City Map 2017 Here
PTV South America City Map 2017 Here
PTV Australia City Map 2017 Here
PTV World Map 2017 AND
PTV World City Map 2017.1T, 2017.2T TomTom
PTV Africa City Map 2017 TomTom
PTV South Asia City Map 2017 TomTom
PTV Arabia City Map 2017 Here
PTV Maghreb City Map 2017 TomTom
PTV India City Map 2017 Here

By Dr. Michael Nutto

Solution Director for PTV xServer. Responsible for the strategy of PTV xServer. I'd like to discuss market trends and requirements with our partners and end customers. Therefore, feel free to contact me about my published blogs.