Precision Mapping Streets and Traveler v8.1
Covers USA and Canada. Streets and Traveler is a complete
mapping tool and gives
you absolute control over the map presentation,
it provides drawing/editing, layer control, and door to
door routing capabilities. Quickly and easily create your
perfect map for business or pleasure. Find Points of
Interest near any street address, print maps and directions
to give your friends and associates, overlay weather cloud
cover bitmaps, and much more...
Based on Dynamap/Transportation Data From Tele Atlas
The data a map program uses is the most important part of
the application. Precision Mapping Streets and Traveler v8.1
uses Premium Data from Tele Atlas, with coverage for the
entire United States and Canada. (Early versions of
Precision Mapping used Tiger Data (from the US Census) which
lacked the quality and coverage of the premium data supplied from
Tele Atlas.. Streets and Traveler now also includes one-way
street indicators and exit ramp identification.
Starting with Version 8.x, in addition to the high quality
map data, the new version comes with an integrated Points of
Interest (POI) data set, with restaurants, service stations,
hotels, medical facilities, banks, and millions of other
useful locations. You can selectively display these POIs on
the map, search for them, use them as destination points in
routing calculations, and more...
RoadBuilder - Updating that Keeps Databases Current
Traveler is one of the few trip planning program that
features Roadbuilder which lets you easily add new streets
or extend existing roads. Once new roads are added, you can
define them according to the type of traffic they handle,
such as trails, routes, interstates, etc. You can also name
the newly added roadways as desired.
This important update feature of Traveler keeps your
personal databases current and useful for years to come.
With RoadBuilder, adding new streets or modifying existing
ones is a simple menu-driven process that enables locating,
placing and defining new roadway information exactly how you
Point-to-Point Trip Planning with RiteRoute
Using RiteRoute, Traveler’s intelligent automatic route
calculation feature, you simply select starting and ending
points using your mouse, then click on the "Calculate"
function. RiteRoute does the rest! Detailed step-by-step
directions, incremental and total distances, along with
travel times are all calculated automatically.
will also layout your journey to your specifications, with
options such as shortest distance, least turns or other
parameters that you establish. And you can always print out
a copy of your travel route for quick reference as you drive
to your destination.
Searching Made Easy
To find a location anywhere in the United States all you do
is enter any of the following: street address, street name,
city or town name, state, zip code, latitude and longitude
coordinates, telephone area code or telephone prefix. The
powerful search engine will automatically find the location
plus additional locations that closely match the search
parameters. You don’t even have to enter all the information
or the exact name, as Traveler’s "wildcard" feature allows
you to search for all locations in a particular area that
begin with a certain word or letter. For example, to find
all streets in a certain city that start with "Green",
simply enter "Green" in the search menu and it will do the
Real-Time Location Plotting with Enhanced GPS Compatibility
Once you’re underway, you can even track your current
vehicle location in real-time (requires GPS receiver), to
always know where you are.
Traveler integrates the GPS
function into your travel plans automatically, so no extra
steps are needed for your GPS to work with Traveler, other
than a simple cable connection. Quickly and easily upload
and download waypoints and tracks to and from your GPS
receiver. Traveler is compatible with major NMEA compliant
GPS receivers communicating through a physical or virtual
Solutions for Business or Pleasure
Whatever your requirements, Streets and Traveler provides
the tools to tailor maps precisely for your business needs.
Import satellite images, terrain details, scanned images,
charts and nautical maps for unlimited flexibility. Simple
exporting lets you drop customized maps into presentations,
web sites or other applications, and advanced printing
options guarantee top-quality, professional results.
Enhanced Drawing and Editing Tools
Easy-to-use toolbars and point-and-click features enable any
user to create customized maps for special applications.
Whether it's highlighting areas on a map or adding custom
pushpins, Streets and Traveler can do the job.
Simple, Easy-to-Use Interface
Streets and Traveler's interface includes simple icons and
easy-to-understand menu commands that make using the program
extremely easy. You don't need to be a GIS or cartographic
expert to produce high quality maps or plan trips.
Custom Map Printing
A wide range of custom printing options lets you create
quality map prints in color or black and white for a variety
of uses. You can even print large sized wall maps by
selecting how many pages you would like the map to be
Advanced Settings Manager
Control virtually every aspect of your map! Change font
sizes, layer control, layer visibility, map colors, and
more. You decide what your map will look like.
Operating System: Windows 2000, XP, Vista
CPU: Pentium 5, 1 GHz or better
RAM: 1 Gb
Hard Disk Space: ~1.5 Gb
Display: 800x600, 256Color