The Automated Test Outlook is a comprehensive view of the key technologies and methodologies making a large impact on the test and measurement industry. One of the biggest challenges for test engineers and managers is staying current on technology trends. NI has a broad knowledge of technology trends and interacts with companies across many sectors, which gives us a unique view on the test and measurement market. This makes it possible for us to be a strategic partner with many of our key customers in identifying trends and industry best practices.
We solicited feedback from the NI customer base of more than 35,000 companies worldwide and, with our research and development activities, generated quantitative and qualitative data to identify trends.
RFIC companies employ IP reuse and hardware standardization across the product design cycle to reduce cost and shorten time to market.
Off-the-shelf test executives are effective solutions for the influx of new programming languages.
Semiconductor organizations pioneer real-time data analytics to reduce manufacturing test cost.
Obsolescence, OS churn, and compatibility challenge long life cycle projects—an age-old problem warrants revisiting.
Test managers are adopting modular solutions to economically validate high-frequency components.