LabWindows™/CVI Real-Time Module

The LabWindows/CVI Real-Time Module extends the LabWindows/CVI development environment to create reliable and deterministic applications that target dedicated real-time hardware. NI provides a commercial off-the-shelf platform for real-time application development by combining flexible, high-performance software with rugged, modular hardware.

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Top Reasons to Use LabWindows/CVI Real-Time

Extend LabWindows/CVI to Real-Time PXI Systems

Easily port existing code to real-time and use the same LabWindows/CVI environment to build, debug, and deploy to remote real-time targets.

Take Advantage of an RTOS for Precise Timing and High Reliability

Run critical applications on PXI controllers and selected third-party PCs with a real-time OS (RTOS).

Use a Wide Variety of IP and Real-Time Hardware Drivers

Capitalize on hundreds of prewritten libraries, including proportional integral derivative (PID) control and fast Fourier transforms (FFTs).

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Customer Case Study

See how Mantaro systems reduced costs and reused legacy code with LabWindows/CVI Real-Time.

What Is an RTOS?

Learn the differences between RTOSs and general-purpose OSs such as Windows.

LabWindows/CVI Real-Time Benefits

Understand key features of LabWindows/CVI Real-Time and application areas in which a real-time solution is ideal.

LabWindows/CVI Real-Time Demonstration

Walk through an interactive tutorial on creating a complete ANSI C real-time application from start to finish.

Getting Started Videos

Watch short demos on using LabWindows/CVI integrated tools and libraries to create, deploy, and debug real-time applications.

High-Precision Application Timing

Read about the different APIs that LabWindows/CVI Real-Time offers for implementing Timed Loops.

Explore Real-Time PXI Embedded Controllers

See high-performance embedded controllers, based on x86 processors, that deliver real-time, deterministic, and reliable I/O for measurement, automation, and control applications.

Getting Started Manual

Find installation and configuration instructions and information about creating a real-time project.

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