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Roadsoft & LDC Update Available – 2018.5

Tuesday, June 5, 2018

The latest release for Roadsoft and LDC is available. This release updates Roadsoft and the Laptop Data Collector (LDC) to version 2018.5. The updates and a complete list of changes are available on the Downloads page. 

Roadsoft version 2018.5 includes the new Drainage Structure Module and the converted Sidewalk Module. This Drainage Structure module allows agencies to track drainage-related point features such as Catch Basins, Manholes, Inlets, etc. The Sidewalk Module includes an updated interface, inspection features, and work orders. Both modules are available for data collection using the LDC.

New Bridge Module fields and supporting features including a new Bridge Dashboard are also in this release. Additionally, data updates for the Bridge Module and for the Crash Module are available.

This LDC update supports the Roadsoft 2018.5 release.

Local agencies and their consultants using Roadsoft receive information and update preparation instructions via email. Customers who did not receive this communication, but wish to receive future Roadsoft related communications, should contact us requesting addition to our mailing list.



Roadsoft & LDC Update Available – 2018.4

Thursday, May 3, 2018

The latest release for Roadsoft and LDC is available. This release updates Roadsoft and LDC to version 2018.4. The updates and a complete list of changes are available on the Downloads page. 

 

All of the following changes in this release apply to the Culvert Module. There are no new changes for other modules. The 2018.4 release includes the addition of new culvert rating options, field name changes, additions to picklist values (for Shape, Material Type, and Road Surface fields), and the addition of field descriptions (help context) on all module fields.

 

This update also includes support for 2017 SQL Server Express.

This LDC update supports the Roadsoft 2018.4 release.

Local agencies and their consultants using Roadsoft receive information and update preparation instructions via email. Customers who did not receive this communication, but wish to receive future Roadsoft related communications, should contact us requesting addition to our mailing list.



Roadsoft & LDC Update Available – 2018.3

Monday, April 2, 2018

The latest Roadsoft and LDC releases are available. This release updates Roadsoft and LDC to version 2018.3. The updates and a complete list of changes are available on the Downloads page. 

Due to the Michigan Department of Technology, Management and Budget’s (DTMB) ongoing technology upgrade, the 2018.3 Roadsoft release does not contain an update to the framework (map). This Roadsoft release does include changes to project reporting exports for the Michigan Transportation Asset Management Council (TAMC). Changes mainly affect the export file generated by Roadsoft, the process remains the same.

For more information on the DTMB technology upgrade and the impact to the framework for Roadsoft, and the changes to the TAMC export, see the latest issue of the Roadsoft Roundup.  

This LDC update supports the Roadsoft 2018.3 release.

Local agencies and their consultants using Roadsoft are sent information and update preparation instructions via email. Customers who did not receive this communication, but wish to receive future Roadsoft related communications, should contact us requesting addition to our mailing list.