ESRI, the developers of GIS technology, have announced that ArcIMS 9 Route Server, the latest version of ESRI’s routing extension to ArcIMS, is now shipping.
With this new version, users have a wide selection of data and can perform routing throughout North America and Europe. ArcIMS Route Server offers the ability to incorporate point-to-point driving directions and fast, accurate routing into Web sites built with ArcIMS. It calculates optimal routes based on time and distance and accommodates multiple stops along a route. ArcIMS Route Server also allows you to geocode and reverse geocode against the same highly compressed, optimized national data set.
ArcIMS 9 Route Server will include the following new features:
· New data from NAVTEQ, Tele Atlas, Tele Atlas (GDT), and DMTI covering North America and Europe. It is also now possible to introduce additional data sets for use with ArcIMS Route Server. Upon request, ESRI can work with data vendors to optimize their data for use with ArcIMS Route Server.
· .NET support
· Dynamic barriers
· Optimized routing
· Expanded platform support (Sun Microsystems Solaris operating system)