LabVIEW System Design Software

LabVIEW software is ideal for any measurement or control system, and the heart of the NI design platform. Integrating all the tools that engineers and scientists need to build a wide range of applications in dramatically less time, LabVIEW is a development environment for problem solving, accelerated productivity, and continual innovation.

  • Program Graphically
    Program the way you think using a graphical approach.
  • LabVIEW in 2 Minutes
    See how graphical programming streamlines measurement and control.
  • Acquire and Analyze Measurements
    Take measurements and perform signal processing with a single environment.
  • Control Stand-Alone Instruments
    Discover how you can use LabVIEW to automate stand-alone instruments.
  • Design Embedded Systems
    Explore how you can design, prototype, and deploy embedded systems.
  • Automated Test and Validation Systems
    Reduce and automate test system development and analyze results.
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Acquire and Analyze Measurement Data

Measure any sensor on any bus.

Instrument Control

Easily automate any stand-alone instrument.

Embedded Control and Monitoring Systems

Prototype with FPGA technology.

Automated Test and Validation Systems

Reduce test system development time and analyze test results.

What Is LabVIEW?

LabVIEW is a graphical programming platform that helps engineers scale from design to test and from small to large systems. It offers unprecedented integration with existing legacy software, IP, and hardware while capitalizing on the latest computing technologies. LabVIEW provides tools to solve today’s problems—and the capacity for future innovation—faster and more effectively.

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Customer Stories

From global tech consortia to small design teams, tens of thousands of leading engineers and scientists use LabVIEW to develop systems faster with fewer resources.

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Featured Resources

New Ways to Maintain LabVIEW Certification

Certified Professionals can earn and accumulate points redeemable towards recertification.

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LabVIEW News Blog

This blog features LabVIEW tips and tricks, insights from LabVIEW Champions, examples of top LabVIEW applications, and more.

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The App Network for Engineers and Scientists

Access the LabVIEW Tools Network to accelerate productivity and expand the power of your software through certified, NI and third-party add-ons.

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