Through the DIAdem Life Cycle Policy, you can access guidelines for better understanding and use of your NI product investment. This policy should help you answer common questions, such as:
In addition, the DIAdem Life Cycle Policy helps you plan migrations and maximize your resources.
1 DIAdem 32-bit will transition to bug fixes only in 2017.
|Version||Current Release Support (release date)||Mainstream Support (end date)||Extended Support (end date)|
|DIAdem 2012||August 2012||August 2016||Ongoing|
|DIAdem 2014||August 2014||August 2018||Ongoing|
|DIAdem 2015||August 2015||August 2019||Ongoing|
|Current Release Support||Mainstream Support||Extended Support|
|Online technical support including KnowledgeBase, online forums, white papers, NI Developer Zone, and more|
|Access to paid technical support programs, including support-only and Standard Service Program (SSP)||--|
|Software patches at NI discretion (smaller, off cycle fixes)||--|
|Software service packs/maintenance release at NI discretion (scheduled updates and fixes)||--||--|
|Product available for purchase||
|Windows XP (32-bit)1|
|Windows Vista (32-bit)|
|Windows Vista (64-bit)|
|Windows 7 (32-bit)|
|Windows 7 (64-bit)|
|Windows 8 (32-bit)||*|
|Windows 8 (64-bit)||*|
|Windows 8.1 (32-bit)||*|
|Windows 8.1 (64-bit)||*|
|Windows 10 (32-bit)|
|Windows 10 (64-bit)|
1 DIAdem also supports Windows XP Pro for Embedded Systems, the version of Windows XP that Microsoft continues to support for use in embedded systems.
2 DIAdem 2012 released before Windows 8 and does not officially support Windows 8. However, DIAdem 2012 SP1 gives full support for Windows 8 for DIAdem.
3 DIAdem 2015 released before Windows 10 and does not officially support Windows 10. However, DIAdem 2015 SP1 gives full support for Windows 10 for DIAdem.
Contact NI Global Services for more information and access to additional services designed to meet needs throughout the application life cycle – from planning and development to deployment and ongoing maintenance.