PC*MILER


Map and Routing Data

Does PC*MILER offer WorldWide data?
By default, the PC*MILER software includes only North America Highway data but, we offer the ability to add data-sets for: WorldWide Highway Data St...
Tue, 25 Apr, 2017 at 4:27 PM
Who is your map data provider?
ALK’s map data for North America is compiled, developed, and maintained by a dedicated team of GIS Engineers who continuously update the map database adding...
Fri, 2 Nov, 2018 at 8:19 PM
What countries are included in your worldwide data?
236 countries are included in PC*MILER|Worldwide, with nearly 8.5 million kilometers of highway-level coverage and over 1.5 million cities. An additional 30 ...
Thu, 8 Mar, 2018 at 9:03 PM
Does map data change when a new version releases?
Yes. Each version release includes updated map data. For some products (depending on what’s licensed) map data updates are provided on a quarterly basis.
Tue, 25 Apr, 2017 at 5:32 PM
Can PC*MILER map data be licensed separately for other uses?
Yes. There are several options available to PC*MILER customers who need access to ALK’s map data to use within other applications. Licensing costs depend on...
Tue, 25 Apr, 2017 at 5:32 PM
I need access to ZIP Codes and Postal Codes. What does PC*MILER include?
In North America, PC*MILER includes U.S. ZIP Codes and Mexican Postal Codes as standard features. Canadian Postal Codes are also available for a separate lic...
Thu, 8 Mar, 2018 at 9:04 PM
Why can’t I find a street address in PC*MILER?
The street name you entered may be spelled differently than the actual street name in PC*MILER. PC*MILER will geocode (or match) your input to a closely rela...
Thu, 8 Mar, 2018 at 9:00 PM
How should I format a street address in PC*MILER?
If you also have PC*MILER|Streets licensed, PC*MILER accepts the street number and name along with either a related city/state or ZIP/Postal Code. To for...
Thu, 8 Mar, 2018 at 9:08 PM
What is a lat/long?
It refers to a latitude/longitude coordinate. Latitude is a geographic coordinate that specifies the north-south position of a point on the Earth’s surface....
Thu, 8 Mar, 2018 at 9:10 PM
What type of lat/long formats does PC*MILER accept?
There are two lat/long formats that can be used in PC*MILER: Degrees-minutes-seconds format In degrees-minutes-seconds format, the latitude and longitu...
Thu, 8 Mar, 2018 at 9:19 PM