RouteSavvy History & Development Highlights

RouteSavvy is a powerful, affordable route optimization software tool with a rich history and a proven track record of helping small & mid-sized businesses & non-profits save money, operate more efficiently, and generate more revenue.

Check out the RouteSavvy history just below:

2008-2009

RouteSavvy algorithm developed

2010

Beta version of RouteSavvy introduced

2011

RouteSavvy formally launched

2012-2014

RouteSavvy was in use, while OnTerra Systems was developing other product offerings.

RouteSavvy Application Program Interface (API) for software developers introduced.

2015

April 2015 - RouteSavvy 1.5 Introduced

New version of RouteSavvy offers more functionality at the same price

November 2015 - RouteSavvy Introduces new premium API

New RouteSavvy API allows developers to integrate the RouteSavvy “engine” into applications they are building.

December 2015 - RouteSavvy introduced as a Microsoft MapPoint and Streets & Trips alternative.

RouteSavvy unveiled as the premier MapPoint & Streets & Trip alternative due to its similar interface.
2016

March 2016 - RouteSavvy Features New, Enhanced Territories Function

RouteSavvy developers unveil new “Territories” function aimed at helping fleet managers organize deliveries, pick-ups & sales calls by territory.

June 2016 - RouteSavvy Update For Mobile Devices

RouteSavvy now features enhanced support for mobile devices.
2017

January 2017 - OnTerra Systems introduces new multi-route features

OnTerra’s developers release new features for fast, easy multi-route routing.

June 2017 - New version of RouteSavvy based on Bing Maps 8 introduced

This new release of RouteSavvy offers faster route optimization & new features including increased number of stops & new street side view.

September 2017 - OnTerra Introduces Route Optimization Software Buying Guide

New route optimization buying provides insights & top buying tips for route optimization software.
2018

February 2018 - OnTerra Systems Announces Affordable Access to Microsoft’s New Fleet Management APIs

Powerful, new fleet management APIs from Microsoft now available through OnTerra Systems, including: Truck Routing, Distance Matrix, Isochone API & Snap-to-Road API.

May 2018:

OnTerra Systems Announces New RouteSavvy Application Programming Interface (API)

July 2018 - RouteSavvy API Now Includes Predictive Traffic Capabilities

Predictive Traffic is an advanced route optimization feature that allows fleet managers to plan a multi-stop route based on when the route will be driven.
2019

January 2019 - OnTerra Systems Introduces Low-cost GPS Fleet Tracking as Part of RouteSavvy Offerings

Innovative, new GPS fleet tracking feature in RouteSavvy offers cost-effective way for small fleets to get GPS Tracking using the driver’s cell phone.
2020

April 2020 - OnTerra Systems Announces Free, Local, 10-step Home Delivery Plan To Help Small Businesses Weather the Pandemic

OnTerra Systems outlines 10-step plan to help restaurants, catering businesses & local retail quickly set up home delivery services using RouteSavvy
2022

January 2022 — Powerful new RouteSavvy functions are introduced.

Route Cloning, Address Auto-populate, Enhanced Display of Route Lines, Quick Zoom function, Exportable Drive Distance & Drive Time Data, Support for SSL.

February 2022 — RouteSavvy introduces a new mobile app that offers new delivery management / service call management functions.

Proof-of-delivery photo capture, signature capture, mark a stop as complete, and notifications to customers that a delivery or service call has been completed. RouteSavvy GPS tracking has been upgraded to include one-click on/off, battery optimization, fixed location tracking, and more.

May 2022 — RouteSavvy automated route planning functions introduced that streamline the route planning process.

New capabilities include Automated Address Data Upload, Automated Route Building, Drag-and-Drop navigation, and new settings for default route start & route end location.