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.
|Version||Current Release Support (release date)||Mainstream Support (end date)||Extended Support (end date)|
|DIAdem 2010||August 2010||August 2014||Ongoing|
|DIAdem 2011||July 2011||July 2015||Ongoing|
|DIAdem 2012||August 2012||August 2016||Ongoing|
|DIAdem 2014||August 2014||August 2018||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)1|
|Windows 7 (32-bit)|
|Windows 7 (64-bit)1|
|Windows 8 (32-bit)||*|
|Windows 8 (64-bit)1||*|
|Windows 8.1 (32-bit)||*|
|Windows 8.1 (64-bit)1||*|
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.
* 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.
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.