The Complete Guide to Building a Measurement System

Selecting hardware and software for your measurement application can be challenging with hundreds of options available. Use this 10-part series as a guide through the process of picking the right measurement system components. Examine topics such as:

  • Sensors
  • DAQ Hardware
  • Computer and Computer Bus
  • Driver and Application Software
  • And More

Who is National Instruments?

Since 1976, National Instruments ( has equipped engineers and scientists with tools that accelerate productivity, innovation, and discovery. The NI approach to graphical system design in engineering provides an integrated software and hardware platform that speeds the development of any system needing measurement and control. The company’s long-term vision and focus on improving society through its technology supports the success of its customers, employees, suppliers, and shareholders.