Programmable Automation Controllers (PACs)

National Instruments designs its PACs with the latest processing technology to solve advanced control problems in rugged, industrial environments. An NI PAC is freely programmable with NI LabVIEW, an integrated, graphical development environment.

NI CompactRIO is an advanced PAC from National Instruments with more than 60 I/O modules, over 15 chassis, and multiple communication protocol options.

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NI Programmable Automation Controllers

NI PAC Advantages

PACs from National Instruments help you reduce design risk and get to market faster. From rugged shock and temperature specifications to an open platform concept, CompactRIO is an ideal PAC for advanced control design.

Getting Started With an NI PAC

National Instruments has the resources to help you be more productive with an NI PAC. Whether you are an experienced LabVIEW user or new to NI system design tools, NI PACs can help you do more with your next control system project.

Industries and Applications: Embedded Control and Monitoring

The advantages of NI PACs, such as ruggedness, processing power, and open programmability, make them ideal for a wide variety of industries and applications. From oil and gas to electrical power, NI PACs help you lower cost through better control system design.