Individual support gets you to your destination

The new PTV Navigator app makes the step from simple navigation to a convenient suggestion system

The new PTV Navigator app makes the step from simple navigation to a convenient suggestion system

“The trend in mobile navigation is clearly heading in the direction of assisted navigation,” says Michael Hubschneider, Senior Product Manager Logistics at the PTV Group. “We are offering the user a personal and individualised wizard, and with it, genuine added value .”

The most exclusive new development of the PTV Navigator app offers the chance, for example, to include along the route the more than 15,000 parking and rest options from the Truck Parking Europe app.… Read more

Next, please

PTV Drive&Arrive for transport planning in real-time. Stevecoleimages

PTV Drive&Arrive for transport planning in real-time.
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Nothing is less productive than unscheduled time spent waiting. Whether it’s at the doctor’s, when starting up a computer, in a traffic jam or – with an unexpected economic impact – at the unloading dock. You can discover the best way to plan the dock encounter using the PTV Group’s latest cloud-based development: PTV Drive&Arrive provides every link in the logistical supply chain with the estimated time of arrival (ETA) of transport in real-time.Read more

PTV Group launches Add-in Marketplace for Vision Traffic Suite

Within topical webinars add-in developers present their extensions of the PTV Vision Traffic Suite.

Within topical webinars add-in developers present their extensions of the PTV Vision Traffic Suite.

Continuous development has brought the transport planning software from PTV Group to where it is today: at the forefront of the industry. For a long time, new features and functionalities for PTV Visum and PTV Vissim have been created not only by their own developers, but users and partners also bring the software forward: with their own add-ins, which they program according to their requirements.Read more

PTV xServer is Microsoft Azure Certified

The PTV Group is now a Microsoft Azure Certified Partner for Virtual Machines.

The PTV Group is now a Microsoft Azure Certified Partner for Virtual Machines.

The PTV Group is now a Microsoft Azure Certified Partner for Virtual Machines. Customers from over 30 countries can now easily find, book and immediately use the Microsoft Azure Certified PTV xServer in the Azure Marketplace.Read more

PTV Group supports 2014 Michelin Challenge Bibendum

PTV and Michelin strive to foster sustainable mobility

PTV and Michelin strive to foster sustainable mobility

The 2014 Michelin Challenge Bibendum, which is being held in Chengdu, China, in November, will bring together the world’s mobility stakeholders to discuss how to promote mobility that is clean, safe, connected, economically affordable and physically accessible. In order to ensure sustainable mobility, all key players in the field of transportation and logistics will have to intensify their efforts in cooperating and coordinating their activities.Read more

A global effort to save lives in traffic: CityFix Brasil in interview with Paulo Humanes

1.2 million people lose their lives in traffic every year. (Photo: Mr Hayata)

CityFix Brasil in interview with Paulo Humanes: 1.2 million people lose their lives in traffic every year. (Photo: Mr Hayata)

Some people dedicate their lives to saving millions of others. One such person is Paulo Humanes, Director Strategic Business Development and Corporate Marketingat the PTV Group, who works towards making transport projects safer and more effective around the whole world.Read more

Eisen-Pfeiffer: Greater efficieny thanks to PTV Smartour

“Thanks to PTV Smartour we can ensure timely delivery of all types of materials, including returns handling."

“Thanks to PTV Smartour we can ensure timely delivery of all types of materials, including returns handling,” says Samir Vehaboic, IT & Controlling, Carl Pfeiffer GmbH & Co. KG

PTV Smartour allows us to ensure timely delivery of all goods – from the smallest screw to the longest steel girders – and to handle the return of items, if required,” says Samir Vehabovic responsible for IT and Controlling at Carl Pfeiffer GmbH & Co.Read more

PTV Group wins telematics award with Truck Parking Europe!

PTV Group wins Telematics Innovation Award for Truck Parking Europe App

PTV Group wins Telematics Innovation Award for Truck Parking Europe App

Truck Parking Europe” won this year’s telematics award in the “Best Innovation” category. At the IAA Commercial Vehicles trade fair on 29 September, members of the expert jury announced their vote for the app, which was developed by the PTV Group.Read more

6 release highlights not to miss

Photo: © Verkehrsbetriebe Zürich

Photo: © Verkehrsbetriebe Zürich

What features and functions do PTV Visum 14 and  PTV Vissim 7 have to offer? We asked product management colleagues and present you with three release highlights from the current PTV Visum version and three from the current PTV Vissim version.

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PTV Group and INRIX to make cities smarter

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INRIX XD Traffic will enhance PTV Group’s data portfolio for real-time traffic management.

This week, PTV Group and INRIX announced a strategic partnership to collaborate on smart city solutions that will use big data and demand-based modelling software to solve urban mobility problems worldwide. INRIX is a leading provider of real-time traffic information.Read more