About NI

NI provides powerful, flexible technology solutions that accelerate productivity and drive rapid innovation. From daily tasks to grand challenges, NI helps engineers and scientists overcome complexity to exceed even their own expectations. Customers in nearly every industry—from healthcare and automotive to consumer electronics and particle physics—use NI’s integrated hardware and software platform to improve our world.

Model for Customer Success

Provide Flexible Solutions

NI provides powerful, off-the-shelf solutions that engineers and scientists can tailor to multiple application needs, now and in the future.

Accelerate Productivity

NI offers a differentiated approach to increase productivity and decrease time to market through a seamless integration of hardware and software.

Drive Innovation

NI helps customers bridge the gap between vision and reality, so they can realize societal and technological impacts that would have once been impossible.


  • Elektronik Magazine: 2014 Readers’ Choice Awards Winner: No. 1 in Development Software—LabVIEW
  • World’s Best Multinational Workplaces, Third-Consecutive Year
  • 2014 Ace Awards Presented by EE Times and EDN: STEM Impact Award Winner


Dr. James Truchard and Jeff Kodosky founded NI in 1976. Since then, the company has grown to more than 7,000 employees worldwide with an experienced management team focused on unlocking infinite possibilities.

Read biographies and view photos of the NI executive team