Batch job start
Once a batch job has successfully been imported and configured, it can be started. The batch job will be started by the request-Id or the user-defined name with the action start.
A batch job can consists of three different tasks:
- Geocoding of addresses (geocoding)
- Assigning customer addresses to destination addresses (routing)
- Creation of the maps (map_creation)
GEOcoding and Routing:
The individual jobs must be performed in the right order. This can be done by individual batch jobs sequentially or with a common batch job.
Combination from the first 3 parameter, separated by comma: geocoding,routing
There is an additional parameter for the map creation for a free of charge 20-maps-test:
To start the complete map production use the "action=start" with parameter "map_creation". The start of a map production is chargeable! The maps licenses will be taken from the user's pre-bought maps package!
To confirm this through the API, the first call of the URL with the parameter "map_creation" returns a token. This Token must be passed with a renewed call!
Sample for URL response:
HTTP-GET URL to start complete maps production:
By using area maps (locr LOCALmaps) the second step "routing" is not possible