One Platform, Infinite Possibilities

NI LabVIEW system design software is at the center of the National Instruments platform. Providing comprehensive tools that you need to build any measurement or control application in dramatically less time, LabVIEW is the ideal development environment for innovation, discovery, and accelerated results. Combine the power of LabVIEW software with modular, reconfigurable hardware to overcome the ever-increasing complexity involved in delivering measurement and control systems on time and under budget.

  • NI LabVIEW Basics, Part 1: Creating a VI
    Follow along and see the basics of how to use the LabVIEW environment and get started with dataflow programming.
  • Part 2: Loops
    See how to add structures to code to control execution.
  • Part 3: Introduction to Analysis
    Add analysis and signal processing in a VI to measure data and control systems.
  • Part 4: Getting Started with Hardware
    Connect with hardware in order to bring real-world measurements into your application.
  • Got Time? LabVIEW Simplifies Timing and Synchronization
    The visual nature of LabVIEW simplifies the integration of real-world timing and synchronization.
  • Global LabVIEW Community
    Support you need from the global LabVIEW community.
Software Designed Specifically for Engineers and Scientists

Simplify Complexity

Use a graphical development environment that is powerful and intuitive.

First-Class Hardware Integration

Integrate with any measurement and control hardware.

Custom User Interfaces

Rapidly develop user interfaces for data visualization and user input.

Extensive Analysis and Signal Processing IP

Develop algorithms for data analysis and advanced control.

Additional LabVIEW Benefits

Use the Right Approach to Solve Any Problem

Integrate graphical, text-based, and other programming approaches within a single environment to efficiently create custom software solutions.

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Deploy Software to the Right Hardware

Deploy your LabVIEW code to the right hardware, from desktop PCs to industrial computers to rugged embedded devices.

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Powerful Multithreaded Execution

Automatically take advantage of the performance benefits provided by multicore processors.

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Record and Share Measurement Data

Save, present, and share your measurement results using any file type or report format.

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