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2010
Technology Awards

    • Electronic Design
      • Winner: Best Electronic Design in the Test & Measurement - Communications Test Category - NI PXIe-5630 Vector Network Analyzer
    • Design News: Golden Mousetrap Award
      • Winner: Motion Control/Automation Category -- NI Wireless Sensor Networks
    • Control Design: Readers' Choice Awards
      • Winner: Data Acquisition Systems category
      • Winner: Data Recorder category
      • Winner: Data Acquisition Software category
      • Winner: Machine Vision System category
      • Winner: PC-Based Machine Control Software category
    • Selezione di Elettronica
      • Winner: Innovation Award 2010 - NI LabVIEW 2009
    • Industrial Automation Forum 2010
      • Winner: Most Innovative Technology - NI Wireless Sensor Network platform
    • Control Engineering: Engineers' Choice Award Winners
      • Winner: Network Integration, I/O Systems - Wireless category: NI Wireless Sensor Network
      • Winner: Software Design, Simulation, Diagnostics category: LabVIEW NI SoftMotion Module
    • Control Engineering China: Year of the Product Award
      • Winner: Software and Information Integration category – LabVIEW 8.6
    • Elektra Online: Embedded System Product of the Year
      • Winner: NI Single-Board RIO
    • EDN China: Innovation Award
      • Winner: Leading product in Test and Measurement – 6.6 GHz PXI Express Signal Analyzer and Vector Signal Generator
      • Winner: Leading Product in Programmable Logic – NI FlexRIO
    • Application of Electronic Technique: Top Product Award 2009
      • Winner: LabVIEW 2009
    • UPMedia New Product Innovation Awards
      • Recipient: System Modeling and Simulation Tools – NI Multisim 11.0 Circuit Simulation and Analysis Software

    Corporate Recognition

    • FORTUNE: 100 Best Companies to Work For
      • 11th Consecutive Year
      • Forrester Groundswell Award
      • Marketing Leadership Council
        • Winner: B2B Marketing Communications Award from the Corporate Executive Board
      • Glassdoor.com: Best Places to Work
        • #13: National Instruments
      • Great Place to Work Institute
        • #53: NI Germany
        • #21: NI Italy
        • NI UK

      2009
      Technology Awards

      • InTech Innovator Award
        • Finalist: NI Wireless Sensor Network Platform
      • Elektra: Reader’s Choice Awards
        • Finalist: Embedded System Product of the Year – NI Single-Board RIO
      • Foreign Electronic Measurement Technology Awards
        • Winner: Best Technology Innovation, Digital Voltage/Multimeter category – NI PXI-4072 FlexDMM and LCR Meter
        • Winner: Best Service Concept Supply, Oscillator/Dynamometer Instrument – NI PXI-5406 40MHz Arbitrary Function Generator
      • Sensors Magazine: Best of Sensors Expo Awards
        • Honorable Mention: Data Acquisition category – Wi-Fi- data acquisition devices
      • Design News: Golden Mousetrap Awards
        • Winner: Test & Measurement category – NI 6.6 GHz RF Products
        • Finalist: Hardware & Interconnect category – WiFi DAQ
      • Control Design: Readers’ Choice Awards
        • Winner: Data Acquisition Systems category: X-Series Multifunction DAQ
        • Winner: Data Acquisition Software category: LabVIEW 2009
        • Winner: PC-Based Machine Control Software: LabVIEW 2009
        • Finalist: Machine Vision System (no specific products)
        • Finalist: Data Recorder (no specific products)
      • Elektronik: Reader's Choice Awards
        • #2 Design Platform of the Year – NI LabVIEW 8.6
      • E&E: Reader's Choice Awards
        • Winner: Embedded Systems and Electronic Devices category – NI LabVIEW Embedded Module for ARM Microcontrollers
      • Test & Measurement World: Best in Test Award
        • Winner: Test Product of the Year – Wi-Fi Data Acquisition Devices
        • Winner: Data Acquisition category – Wi-Fi Data Acquisition Devices
        • Winner: General-Purpose RF/Microwave Instruments category – 6.6 GHz PXI Express RF modular instruments
      • Plant Engineering: Product of the Year
        • Silver Award: NI Smart Camera
        • Finalist: Software Category – NI LabVIEW 8.6
      • SPS Automatisierungsatlas: 100 Best Products of the Year
        • NI SoftMotion Development Module 2.0
      • Control Engineering Èesko’s (Czech Republic): Reader’s Choice Awards
        • Winner: Product of the Year LabVIEW 8.6
      • EDN: Innovation Awards
        • Finalist: Embedded platform category – NI Single-Board RIO
        • Finalist: Instruments category – 6.6Ghz GHz PXI Express RF modular instruments

      Corporate Recognition

      • Great Place to Work Institute:
        • NI France
        • NI Mexico
        • NI UK
      • Forrester Groundswell Award
        • Finalist: "Energizing" category for "Energizing Engineers at NIWeek"
      • Eloqua Markie Awards
        • Winner: Eloqua Marketing Center of Excellence Award
        • Finalist: Creative Marketing Award
        • Finalist: Customer Lifecycle Award
      • TDWI Best Practice Award
        • Winner: Master Data Management category
      • FIRST Robotics Founders Award
        • Recipient: Dr. James Truchard
      • FORTUNE: 100 Best Companies to Work For (10th consecutive year)
      • Glassdoor.com: Best Places to Work
        • #31: National Instruments
      • BusinessWeek: Best Places to Launch a Career
      • United Way Capital Area
        • Winner: Spirit of Caring Award
      • National Safety Council
        • Recipient: Perfect Record Award – NI Corporate Manufacturing
      • MarketingSherpa E-mail Award
        • Gold award winner: NI News - Best E-mail Newsletter for Marketing Purposes
      • Marketing Leadership Council B2B Marcom Award
        • Winner: NI Social Media Campaign – Energizing Engineers at NIWeek

       

      2008
      Technology Awards

      • EDN: Innovation Awards
        • Winner: Boards/Modules/Peripherals category – NI cRIO-9014
        • Finalist: Software category – NI LabVIEW 8.5
      • Portable Design: Editor's Choice Award
        • Winner: Software category – NI LabVIEW 8.5
      • EFY: Readers Choice Award
        • Winner: Design & Simulation Software category – NI LabVIEW 8.5
      • Elektronik: Product of the Year Award
        • Winner: NI LabVIEW 8.5
      • E&E: Readers Choice Award
        • Winner: Measurement Technologies category - NI USB-LIN/CAN modules
      • Control Engineering Èesko’s (Czech Republic): Reader’s Choice Awards
        • Winner: NI LabVIEW 8.5 – Product of the Year – Application and Programming Software Category

       

      Corporate Recognition

      • Great Place to Work Institute:
        • NI Germany
        • NI Mexico
        • NI UK
        • Automotive Testing Technology International Magazine
          • Company of the Year
        • FORTUNE: 100 Best Companies to Work For (ninth consecutive year)
        • EE Times: ACE Award
          • Winner: Small/Medium Company of the Year
        • Financial Times: 50 Best Workplaces in the UK
        • Landscape Contractors of America: Environmental Exterior Improvement Award
          • Winner: Xeriscaping and the Use of Indigenous Plants
        • Web Marketing Association
          • Winner: Outstanding Web Site Award - www.ni.com
        • Forrester Groundswell Award
          • Winner: Community Support category - www.ni.com/community
        • Eloqua Markie Awards
          • Winner: Global Marketing Effectiveness

         

        2007
        Technology Awards

        • Scientific Computing: Readers’ Choice Awards
          • Gold Award: Instrument Control category – NI LabVIEW 8.20
          • Gold Award: Data Acquisition category – NI LabVIEW 8.20
          • Silver Award: Data Acquisition category – NI Measurement Studio
          • Bronze Award: Data Management category – NI DIAdem
          • Bronze Award: Interfacing/Networking category – NI LabVIEW 8.20
        • Design News: Golden Mousetrap Awards
          • Finalist: Test & Measurement category – NI PXI-5152
          • Finalist: Analysis & Calculation Software category – NI LabVIEW 8.20
          • Finalist: Controller category – NI cRIO-9014
        • Control Design: Readers’ Choice Awards (no specific products)
          • Data Acquisition
          • Data Recorders
          • Data Acquisition Software
        • Test & Measurement World: Best in Test Award
          • Honorable Mention:NI PXI Express Mixed-Signal Suite
        • Electronic Products: Product of the Year Award
          • Winner: NI PXI Express Mixed-Signal Suite
        • EDN: Hot 100 Products of 2007
          • Computers, Buses, and Boards category – NI cRIO-9014
          • Test & Measurement category - NI PXIe-5122 digitizer
        • Control Engineering: Engineers’ Choice Award
          • Winner: Programming Software category – LabVIEW 8.5
        • ECN: Annual Technology Award
          • Winner: Test & Measurement category –NI  LabVIEW 8.5
        • EE Times: Ultimate Products for Q4 2007
          • #3: Test & Measurement category – NI LabVIEW 8.5

         

        Corporate Recognition

        • Great Place to Work Institute:
          • NI Italy
          • NI UK
        • FORTUNE: 100 Best Companies to Work For (eighth consecutive year)
        • Financial Times: 50 Best Work Places in the UK
        • EE Times: ACE Award
          • Finalist: Small Company of the Year category

         

        2006
        Technology Awards

        • Electronic Design: Best in Test Award
          • Winner: NI LabVIEW 8.20
        • Test & Measurement World: Best in Test Award
          • Finalist: NI LabVIEW 8.20
        • EDN: Hot 100 Products
          • NI LabVIEW 8.20
        • Control: Top 50
          • #16: Automation Companies
        • Control: Reader’s Choice Award
          • #2: Data Acquisition Companies
        • Control Design: Reader’s Choice Awards
          • #1: Data Acquisition Systems
          • #1: Data Acquisition Software
          • #2: Motion Control Software
          • #2: PC-Based Machine Control Software
          • #3: Data Recorders
          • #4: Machine Vision Systems
        • Plant Engineering: Product of the Year
          • Finalist: NI LabVIEW 8.20
          • Finalist: NI CompactDAQ
          • Finalist: NI LabVIEW for LEGOTM MINDSTORMSTM NXT
        • Electronic Products: Product of the Year
          • NI LabVIEW 8.0
        • Design News: Golden Mousetrap Awards
          • Winner: Test and Measurement Design category – NI LabVIEW 8.0
          • Winner: Development Software category – NI LabVIEW 8.0
          • Winner: Digital Control/Embedded Computing category – NI LabVIEW Embedded Development Module
          • Finalist: NI SignalExpress
          • Finalist: NI cRIO-4408
        • EDN China: Innovation Awards
          • Winner: Best Product in Development, Tools, and Software category – NI LabVIEW 8.0
          • Winner: Leading Product in Test and Measurement category – NI CompactDAQ
        • UK Electronics Weekly: Elektra Awards
          • Finalist: NI LabVIEW 8.0
        • Control Engineering China: Best Products of the Year
          • Winner: NI LabVIEW 8.0
        • Best of Sensors Expo: Silver Award
          • Winner: NI CompactDAQ
        • Eizo Joho Industrial (Japan): Gold Award
          • Winner: NI LabVIEW 8.0
        • Electronic Times (Korea): Best Magnet Award
          • Winner: NI LabVIEW 8.0
        • Electronics Weekly (UK): Product of the Week
          • Winner: NI LabVIEW 8.0
        • EDN: Innovation Award
          • Winner: Software category – NI LabVIEW 8.0
        • Design News: Golden Mousetrap Award
          • Winner: Design and Development Tools and Test and Measurement category – NI LabVIEW 8.0
          • Winner: Digital Control/Embedded Computing category – NI LabVIEW Embedded Development Module
        • Design News: Golden Mousetrap Awards
          • Finalist: Design and Development Tools and Test and Measurement category – NI LabVIEW 8.0
          • Finalist: Analog Control category – NI SignalExpress 1.1
          • Finalist: Digital Control/Embedded Computing category – NI LabVIEW Embedded Development Module
          • Finalist: Rapid Prototyping-Digital Tools category – NI cRIO-4408
        • EDN: Innovation Award
          • Finalist: Software category – NI LabVIEW 8.0
          • Finalist: Test and Measurement Systems and Boards category – NI PXI-5922 flexible-resolution digitizer
        • Test and Measurement World: Test Product of the Year
          • Winner: NI PXI-5922 flexible-resolution digitizer
        • Control Engineering: Editor’s Choice Award
          • Winner: NI LabVIEW 8
        • Electronic Products: Product of the Year
          • Winner: NI LabVIEW 8
        • Product Design and Development: Engineering Award
          • Finalist: NI PXI-5922 Flex II digitizer

         

        Corporate Recognition

        • Great Place to Work Institute:
          • NI UK
        • FORTUNE: 100 Best Companies to Work For (seventh consecutive year)
        • PRWeek Large Corporate Communications Team Award
          • Finalist: “Corporate Communications by Design”
        • PRWeek Employee Communications Award
          • Finalist: “30/20 Anniversary”
        • EE Times: ACE Awards
          • Finalist: Small Company of the Year

         

        2005

        Technology Awards

              • Nasa Tech Briefs: 2005 Product of the Year
                • Winner: NI LabVIEW 8
              • EDN: Hot 100 Products of 2005
                • Winner: Software category – NI LabVIEW Embedded Development Module
                • Winner: Test and Measurement – NI PXI-5922 flexible-resolution digitizer
              • Control Design: 2005 Reader’s Choice Award (no specific products)
                • Data Acquisition Systems, Software
              • Embedded Control Europe (ECE): Most Interesting DAQ Product Announcement
                • Winner: NI USB-6501
              • Scientific Computing and Instrumentation: Reader’s Choice Awards
                • Winner: Data Acquisition Boards category – NI E Series DAQ boards
                • Winner: Data Acquisition category – NI LabVIEW
                • Winner: Instrument Control category – NI LabVIEW
                • Winner: Data Acquisition Systems category – NI PXI
              • Freescale Technology Forum: Best in Show Award
                • Honorable Mention: NI LabVIEW Embedded Development Module
              • EDN: Innovation of the Year
                • Winner: NI CompactRIO
              • EE Times: Ultimate Products 2.1
                • Finalist: NI PXI-4071 FlexDMM
              • Instrumentation & Automation News: Automation Excellence Award
                • Winner: NI Compact FieldPoint/FieldPoint-DIO-550
              • Engineering for You: Reader’s Choice Award
                • Winner: NI LabVIEW 7.1
              • Sensors: Best of Sensors Expo Bronze Award
                • Winner: Data Acquisition category – NI CompactRIO
              • Electronique: Les Electrons d’Or
                • Winner: NI PXI-5922 Flex II digitizer
              • Mesures: Le Palmarès Technologique
                • Winner: Data Acquisition category – NI CF-6004 CompactFlash DAQ

         

        Corporate Recognition

              • FORTUNE: 100 Best Companies to Work For (sixth consecutive year)
              • FORTUNE: 10 Best Tech Companies to Work For
              • Marketing: Top 50 Marketing Employers of 2005
              • Network World: Enterprise All-Star Award
              • Capital: 50 Best Places to Work in Germany
                • #42: NI Germany
        • EE Times: ACE Awards
          • Finalist: Small/Medium Company of the Year
        • Texas Public Relations Association: Best in Texas Awards
          • Winner: Best Technical Article
          • Winner: Best Internal News Story

        2004

        Technology Awards

              • IPB: Editor’s Choice Award
                • Winner: NI M Series
              • EDN: Innovation of the Year
                • Finalist: Embedded Systems Category – NI CompactRIO
              • EE: 2004 Reader’s Choice Awards
                • Winner: NI LabVIEW 7.1
              • Control Engineering: Editors’ Choice Award
                • Winner: NI SoftMotion Development Module for LabVIEW
              • EDN: Hot 100 Products of 2004
                • Winner: Embedded Tools Category – NI CompactRIO
                • Winner: Software Category – NI SignalExpress
              • Scientific Computing and Instrumentation: Data Acquisition 2004 Top Products Award
                • Winner: NI LabVIEW
              • Control: Readers’ Choice Top 50 Companies List
              • ECN: Technology Awards
                • Winner: Boards and Modules category, Digital I/O and Timing Devices for Industrial Applications – NI PCI-6528, NI CompactPCI/PXI-6528 I/O devices, NI PCI-6624 counter/timer board
              • Test & Measurement World: Best in Test Awards
                • Winner: Software Category – NI Signal Express
                • Honorable Mention: NI PXI-5670 RF vector signal generator
              • EEProductCenter.com: Ultimate Test & Measurement Products of 2004
                • Winner: NI USB devices and M Series products
              • EEProduct Center.com: Ultimate Products (overall)
                • Finalist: NI PCI-4070 FlexDMM
              • The 2004 European Industry Award: Product of the Year
                • Winner: NI LabVIEW 7.1
              • Control Design: Readers’ Choice Awards (no specific products)
                • Winner: Data Acquisition Software category
                • Winner: PC-Based Control Software category
                • Winner: Data Acquisition category
              • Scientific Computing & Instrumentation: Readers’ Choice Awards:
                • Winner: Data Acquisition category – NI LabVIEW
                • Winner: Instrument Control category – NI LabVIEW
                • Winner: Data Acquisition Board category – NI PCI boards, 6000 series
                • Winner: Data Acquisition System category – NI PXI
              • Processing: Breakthrough Product of 2004
                • Winner: NI SoftMotion
              • Venture Development Corporation: Best in Show at Embedded Systems Conference 2004
                • Winner: NI CompactRIO
              • Software Magazine: Software 500 list
              • Start: Technology Enabler Award
                • Winner: NI LabVIEW
              • IAN: Automation Excellence Award
                • Winner: NI LabVIEW 7.1
              • Electronics Weekly: Product of the Week Award
                • Winner: NI LabVIEW 7.1
              • EDN: Innovation of the Year Award
                • Winner:  Test and Measurement Category – NI LabVIEW 7 Express
              • Test & Measurement World: Best in Test Awards
                • Winner: Compact Vision System
                • Honorable Mention: Mixed-Signal Test Platform
              • NASA Tech Briefs: Products of the Year
                • Winner: NI LabVIEW 7 Express
              • Evaluation Engineering: Readers’ Choice Award
                • Winner: NI LabVIEW 7 Express
              • Control Engineering: Editors’ Choice Award
                • Winner: NI LabVIEW 7 Express
              • Electronic Products: Product of the Year
                • Winner: NI LabVIEW 7 Express
              • Electronics For You (India): Readers’ Choice Award
                • Winner: Best Design and Simulation Software category – NI LabVIEW 7 Express
              • Elektronik (Germany): Test & Measurement Product of the Year
                • Winner: NI LabVIEW 7 Express

         

        Corporate Recognition

        • FORTUNE: 100 Best Companies to Work For (fifth consecutive year)
        • Machine Design: Best of the Web
          • Winner: ni.com
        • Best Employers in Europe
          •  #5: NI Hungary
        • Capital: 50 Best Places to Work
          • #38: NI Germany
        • Test & Measurement World: Top Vendor Web Site
          • Winner: August 2004 – ni.com
        • Web Marketing Association: Standard of Excellence 2004 Web Award
          • Winner: ni.com
        • Association of Support Professionals: Top Ten Best Web Support Sites (third consecutive year)
        • Control: Top 50 List of Instrumentation and Controls Suppliers
        • Texas Public Relations Society of America: Best of Texas Awards
          • Winner: Best External Newsletter – Instrumentation Newsletter
          • Winner: Best Media Kit, Printed – NI LabVIEW 7 Express Press Kit

         

        2003
        Technology Awards

        • Control Design: Readers’ Choice Award
          • Winner: NI Data Acquisition Product Line
        • Scientific Computing & Instrumentation: Editor’s Choice Product list
          • NI LabVIEW Simulation Interface Toolkit 2.0
          • NI TestStand 3.0
          • NI Measurement Studio 7.0
          • NI Data Acquisition, PXI-4204 and PXI-4220
          • NI PCI-7041/6040E real-time board
          • NI LabVIEW 7.0 Express
          • NI CAN FP-1300 interface module
          • NI PCI-7342 motion control board
        • EDN: Hot 100 Products of 2003
          • NI LabVIEW 7.0 Express
        • IAN: Automation Excellence Award
          • Winner: NI Compact FieldPoint
        • Desktop Engineering: Reader’s Choice Award (March)
          • Winner: NI DAQCard-6036E
        • Design News: Product of the Year
          • Winner: Test and Measurement/Control category – NI LabVIEW 7.0 Express
        • IAN: Automation Excellence Awards
          • Winner: NI LabVIEW 7.0 Express
          • Winner: NI Measurement Studio, NI TestStand, CVI
        • Sensors: Best of Expo Award
          • Gold Winner: NI DAQ products
          • Gold Winner: NI LabVIEW 7.0 Express

         

        Corporate Recognition

        • FORTUNE: 100 Best  Companies to Work For (fourth consecutive year)
        • Dr. Truchard is elected to the Royal Swedish Academy of Engineering Sciences
        • InTech: Dr. Truchard is named one of the 50 Most Influential Industry Innovators
        • Figyelo: Top 10 Employers in Hungary (second consecutive year)
          •  NI Hungary

         

        2002
        Technology Awards

        • Electronic Design: Top 50 Milestones for the Industry
          • Invention of NI LabVIEW in 1986
        • Scientific Computing & Instrumentation: Editor’s Choice Product list
          • NI Digital Time Interval Analyzer Start-Up Kit
          • NI FP-1601 next-generation distributed I/O Ethernet module
          • NI DAQCard-6036E
          • NI Vision Development Module 6.1
          • NI PCI-6731 and PCI-6733 high-speed data acquisition analog output modules
          • NI Device Driver Development Kit
          • NI Lookout 5.0
        • Test and Measurement World: Best in Test
          • Winner: NI PXI-5660 RF signal analyzer
          • Honorable Mention: NI PXI-4070 FlexDMM
        • EDN: Top 100 Products of 2002
          • NI PXI-5660 RF signal analyzer
          • NI Switch Executive
        • Control Engineering: Editors' Choice Award
          • NI Compact FieldPoint
        • EDN: Top Products of 2002
          • NI 2.7 GHz RF signal analyzer
          • NI Switch Executive
        • Scientific Computing & Instrumentation: Readers’ Choice Awards
          • Winner: Data Acquisition category – NI LabVIEW 6.1
          • Winner: Instrument Control category – NI LabVIEW 6.1
          • Winner: Data Acquisition Board category – NI PCI-6115
          • Winner: Data Acquisition System category – NI PCI-6115 I/O family
          • Finalist: Image Acquisition/Analysis Board category – NI PXI-1409
          • Finalist: Programming Language category – NI LabVIEW
        • IAN: Automation Excellence Award (March)
          • Winner: NI LabVIEW 6.1
        • Test & Measurement World: Test Product of the Year
          • NI TestStand 2.0
        • Nasa Tech Briefs: Product of the Year
          • Bronze Award: NI Measurement Studio
         

        Corporate Recognition

        • FORTUNE: 100 Best Companies to Work For (third consecutive year)
        • Electronic Design (50th Anniversary issue) inducts Dr. Truchard and Jeff Kodosky into its Engineering Hall of Fame for their work in pioneering virtual instrumentation
        • Frost & Sullivan names Dr. Truchard as its 2001 CEO of the Year for the Test and Measurement industry
        • IEEE Spectrum: Top 10 Engineering Internship Programs for EE Students
        • Movers and Shakers: Best Companies to Work
          • NI ranked #5
        • Movers and Shakers: 50 Best Companies to Watch
        • Association of Support Professionals: 10 Best Web Support Sites of the Year
          • ni.com
        • 2002 WebAward Competition: Standard of Excellence WebAward
          • ni.com
        • Greater Austin Chamber of Commerce: Over the Top Customer Service Award
          • Winner: Large Business category
          • Runner-Up: Innovative Business Award

         

        2001
        Technology Awards

        • Scientific Computing & Instrumentation: Editor’s Choice Products list
          • NI DIAdem 8.0
          • NI PXI-8140 real-time series controllers
          • NI-CAN 1.5 driver software
          • NI LabVIEW Real-Time 6i
          • NI PXI-1006
          • NI DAQCard-6042E multifunction I/O device
          • NI IMAQ driver software
          • NI PXI-4472
          • NI PXI-8170 real-time controller
          • NI IMAQ Vision Builder 6.0
          • NI TestStand 2.0 Test Executive Software
          • NI Lookout 4.5
          • NI Data Logging and Supervisory Control Module
        • Control Engineering: Editors’ Choice Award
          • NI DIAdem 8.0
        • SC&I : Editor's Choice Product (May)
          • NI PXI-8170 real-time controller
        • Scientific Computing and Instrumentation: Reader’s Choice Awards
          • Winner: Instrument Control category – NI LabVIEW 6i
          • Winner: Data Acquisition Software category – NI LabVIEW 6i

         

        Corporate Recognition

        • FORTUNE: 100 Best Companies to Work For (second consecutive year)
        • Worth magazine names Dr. Truchard one of the nation’s 50 Best CEOs for the third consecutive year.
        • Integrated E-commerce Award
          • Winner: ni.com

         

        2000
        Technology Awards

        • The 2000 Electronics Industry Yearbook
          • Winner: Top Test and Measurement Product – NI LabVIEW Real-Time Module
          • Winner: Top Software Product – NI Measurement Studio
          • Top Three Vendor Web Sites – ni.com
          • Top Five Web Sites in Europe – ni.com
        • Evaluation Engineering: Reader’s Choice Award
          • Winner: Software category – NI LabVIEW 6i
        • Design News: Product of the Year
          • Finalist: NI LabVIEW 6i
        • EDN: Hot 100 Products of 2000
          • NI LabVIEW Real-Time Module
          • NI Measurement Studio
        • ECN: Best of the Web 2000
          • Test and Measurement category – NI LabVIEW
        • IAN: Automation Excellence Award
          • Winner: NI Measurement Studio
        • VXIbus & PXI Newsletter: Best New Software Product of the Year
          • Winner: NI LabVIEW 6i
        • Plant Engineering: Product of the Year
          • Finalist: FieldPoint
        • SC&I: Top 5 Products of the Year
          • Data Acquisition Software category –NI LabVIEW 6i
        • Control Engineering: Editor’s Choice Award
          • Winner: NI LabVIEW 6i
        • VXIbus and PXI Newsletter: Best New Software Products for 2000
          • NI LabVIEW 6i
        • Evaluation Engineering: Reader’s Choice Award
          • Winner: Software category – NI LabVIEW 6i
        • Instrumentation and Automation News: Automation Excellence Award
          • Winner: NI Measurement Studio
        • Mesures: Best Product
          • Winner: Data Acquisition category – NI LabVIEW Real-Time Module

         

        Corporate Recognition

        • FORTUNE: 100 Best Companies to Work For
        • Worth names Dr. Truchard as one of the 50 Best CEOs in America (second consecutive year)
        • Cahners Electronics Group: Top Company to Watch
        • The 2000 Electronics Industry Yearbook by Cahners Electronic Group: Top 15 Companies Engineers and Engineering Managers Want to Work For
        • SC&I: Annual Technology Leader Issue
          • NI named Technology Leader
        • Russell 1000 Index: Top 1,000 large-cap and mid-cap U.S. stocks
          • NI named member
        • Standard & Poor’s MidCap 400 Index (midsized U.S. companies)
          • NI named member
        • Top 200 Market Cap in NASDAQ stocks

         

         

        1999

        Technology Awards

        • Test & Measurement World: Test Product of the Year
          • Winner: NI LabVIEW 5.0
        • NASA Tech Briefs: Product of the Year
          • Winner: NI LabVIEW 5.0
        • Control Engineering: Editor’s Choice Award
          • Winner: NI FieldPoint distributed I/O system
        • EDN: Innovation of the Year Award
          • Finalist: NI Flex ADC
        • The 1999 Electronics Industry Yearbook by Cahners Electronic Group: Top 10 Test & Measurement Products of the Year
          • NI GPIB-1394
          • NI 5911
          • Interchangeable Virtual Instruments (IVI)
        • Evaluation Engineering: Readers’ Choice Award
          •  Winner: Top Software Product – NI LabVIEW Version 5.1
        • Control Engineering: Best Products of 1999
          • NI Lookout
        • Test and Measurement World: Best in Test Award
          • Winner: NI 5911 digitizer

         

        Corporate Recognition

        • Worth names Dr. Truchard as one of the 50 Best CEOs in America
        • Austin Parks Foundation: Large Business Partner of the Year Award
        • Forbes: 200 Small Companies (fourth consecutive year)
        • RSM McGlarey: Outstanding Midsized Business Web Site Award
          • Winner: ni.com
        • Associated Landscape Contractors of America: Environmental Improvement Award of Distinction

         

        1998

        Technology Awards

        • International Data Group – Romania: Award of Excellence
          • Winner: NI LabVIEW
        • Test & Measurement World: Best in Test Award
          • Winner: NI PXI
        • Frost & Sullivan: Market Engineering Leadership Award
          • Winner: NI PXI
        • Product Design and Development: Engineering Award
          • Finalist: NI PXI

         

        Corporate Recognition

        • Forbes: 200 Best Small Companies (third consecutive year)
        • The University of Texas at Austin College of Engineering: Texas Star Award
        • The American Consulting Engineers Council: Engineering Excellence Award
          • Winner: NI Austin Campus Water Quality Pond

         

        1997

        Technology Awards

        • Test & Measurement World: Best in Test Award
          • Winner: NI ComponentWorks
        • KPMG Peat Marwick LLP: High-Tech Product of the Year Award
          • Winner: NI PXI
        • EE Product News: Product of the Year Award
          • Winner: Computer-Based Instruments category
        • EDN: Innovation of the Year Awards
          • Finalist: NI PXI

         

        Corporate Recognition

        • Forbes: 200 Best Small Companies (second consecutive year)
        • The City of Austin: Beautification Award
          • Winner: NI Austin sites

         

         

        1996
        Technology Awards

        • Test & Measurement World: Best in Test Awards
          • Honorable Mention: NI AT-MIO-16E-2 and AT-MIO-16XE-50 DAQ boards
        • Control Engineering: Best New Product of 1996
          • Winner: NI BridgeVIEW software

         

        Corporate Recognition

        • Forbes: 200 Best Small Companies
        • KPMG Peat Marwick LLP: High-Tech Industry Leadership Award

         

         

        1995

        Technology Awards

        • Test & Measurement World: Best in Test Award
          • Honorable Mention: NI MXI-2
          • Honorable Mention: NI E Series plug-in DAQ boards
        • Control Engineering: Editors’ Choice Award
          • Winner: NI LabVIEW
        • Scientific Computing & Automation: Readers’ Choice Awards
          • Winner: Instrument Control Software category – NI LabVIEW
          • Winner: Data Acquisition Hardware category – NI E Series plug-in data acquisition boards
          • Winner: Board Level Products category - 100 MHz NI VXIpc-486 model 599 embedded VXI bus computer
        • MacWorld: World Class Awards
          • Winner: Science and Engineering, Technical Sofware category – NI LabVIEW

         

        1994

        Technology Awards

        • Test & Measurement World: Best in Test Award
          • Winner: NI PCMCIA-GPIB
        • MacUser: Editors’ Choice Award
          • Winner:Best New Science/Engineering Product category – NI LabVIEW
          • Finalist: Best New Science/Engineering Product category – NI HiQ
        • Laboratory Equipment: Readers’ Choice Award
          • Winner: Graphical Software category – NI LabVIEW
        • Scientific Computing & Automation: Readers’ Choice Awards
          • Winner: Data Acquisition Software category – NI LabVIEW
          • Winner: Instrument Control Software category – NI LabWindows™
          • Winner: Data Acquisition Hardware category – NI AT-MIO-64F-5
          • Winner: IEEE 488 Interface Board category – NI AT-GPIB
        • R&D: R&D 100 Award
          • Winner: NI DAQCard-700

         

        1993
        Technology Awards

        • Test & Measurement World: Test Product of the Year
          • Winner: NI LabVIEW
        • WINDOWS: WIN 100 Award
          • Winner: NI LabVIEW
        • R&D: R&D 100 Award
          • Winner: Gabor Spectrogram joint time-frequency analysis algorithm
        • Scientific Computing & Automation: Readers’ Choice Awards
          • Winner: Instrument Control Software category – NI LabWindows
          • Winner: Data Acquisition Software category – NI LabVIEW
          • Winner: 488 (GPIB) Board Level Products category – NI AT-GPIB
          • Winner: Personal Instrumentation Board Level Products – National Instruments
        • VXIbus Newsletter: Best Product of the Year
          • Winner: VXI Software category - NI LabVIEW

         

         

        1992

        Technology Awards

        • Test & Measurement World: Best in Test Awards
          • Honorable Mention: NI LabWindows for DOS
          • Honorable Mention: NI VXIcpu-030 embedded controller
        • EDN: Innovation of the Year
          • Winner: Gabor Spectrogram
        • MacUser Spain: Editors’ Choice Awards
          • Runner-Up: Programming Languages – NI LabVIEW 2
          • Finalist: Programming Languages – NI LabVIEW 2
        • Canadian High Technology Show: Canadian Electronics Product Innovation Award
          • Runner-Up: Measurement and Instrumentation category – NI LabVIEW 2
        • Scientific Computing & Automation: Readers’ Choice Awards
          • Winner: Best Data Acquisition Software category – NI LabVIEW
          • Winner: Best Instrument Control Software category – NI LabWindows
        • Design News: Best Product Award
          • Runner-Up: NI LabVIEW
        • BasicPro: Readers’ Choice Award
          • Winner: NI LabWindows

         

        1991

        Technology Awards

        • Test & Measurement World: Top 10 Products of the Decade (1981-1990)
          • Honorable Mention: MXI and MXI-based products
        • Test & Measurement World: Best in Test Awards
          • Honorable Mention: NI MXI and MXI-based products
        • Laboratory Equipment: Top 10 Products of the Year Award
          • Winner: Instrument Software category – NI LabVIEW and LabWindows
        • MacUser: Editor’s Choice Award
          • Winner: Best Data Acquisition/Analysis Product category – NI LabVIEW 2

         

        Corporate Recognition

        • Dr. Truchard receives the Texas High Technology Master Entrepreneur of the Year Award
        • Test & Measurement World names Dr. Truchard winner of the John Fluke Senior Memorial Award
        • Test & Measurement World presents Special Award for Technical Excellence to Ron Wolfe for the NI VXIbus

         

         

        1990

        Technology Awards

        • Electronics Test: Readers’ Choice Award
          • Winner: Instrument Controller Software – National Instruments
        • MacUser: Editor’s Choice Award
          • Winner: Best Data Acquisition/Analysis Product category – NI LabVIEW

         

         

        1989
        Technology Awards

        • Laboratory Equipment: Top 10 Products of the Year
          • Winner: NI LabWindows
        • Electronic Design: Best Products of 1989
          • Winner: Test & Measurement category – NI MXIbus and NI EISA-A2000 data acquisition board

         

        1987
        Technology Awards

        • Personal Engineering & Instrumentation News: Readers’ Choice Award
          • Winner: Top Instrumentation/General Engineering Product category – NI LabWindows

        Corporate Recognition

        • Dr. Truchard receives one of the first Texas High Technology Entrepreneur awards

         

         

        1985

        Technology Awards

        • IBM Quality Award
          • Winner: NI PC-based GPIB interface

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