RouteFinder 5.11 for MapInfo - Overview
RouteFinder 5 is an application for MapInfo users who need to solve routing-related problems, but without doing
RouteFinder 5 is based on RW Net 4 and makes most of the functionality available to the user with easy
access to the fast routing engine.
Size of datasets: Up to 100,000,000 records
Support of all MapInfo coordinate systems (also latitude/longitude)
Creates topological networks directly from TAB files
Z-level in files
Choice of Km or Miles as unit of distance
Shortest / fastest path with point-&-click
Via point routing
32 road classes
Multiple vehicle types
Multiple speed files
Dynamic segmentation mode
Routing via selection from gazetteer, i.e. towns
Travelling salesman with point-&-click
Isochrones (voronoi or link-based)
Service area calculation
Nearest N centres
Update Point Table
Traffic volumes (flow)
Dynamic cut-offs and slowing down of links
Use of limits (such as max weight etc)
Tools for identification of network issues:
- Subnets, Cul-de-sacs, Close nodes, Overpasses check, Node-link check
To learn more about RouteFinder:
- view the Flash video.
- download the free edition with limited functionality.
- request a time-limited version of RouteFinder.
RouteFinder requires MapInfo 10.0 - 15.0 (32-bit) / 15.2.2 or newer (64-bit). Windows 7-8-10.
Uses 17 MB harddisk space (includes sample data)
Memory requirements depend on the size of your road data: 100,000 links equals approx. 5 MB RAM
Main changes from version 4
Both 32 and 64 bit
Based upon RW Net 4 routing engine
Faster than RouteFinder 4
Pro level only, no Standard version
Support for extended TAB (+2GB TAB format in 64-bit MapInfo)
Much more functionality from the routing engine shall be added in later versions.
Upgrading for RouteFinder 4 users
Pro users on maintenance receive the new version for free.
Pro licenses bought after 1-1-2016 will be upgraded for free.
Standard users on maintenance receive the new version for free, but future maintenance is at Pro level.
See prices for upgrade options.