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Choose the edition that best meets your needs, or consider purchasing LabVIEW as part of one of our software suites.

All LabVIEW editions are available in English, French, German, Korean, Japanese, and Simplified Chinese.

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Key differentiators
  • Recommended for desktop measurement applications
  • Includes device drivers for NI hardware and third-party instruments
  • Includes basic mathematics and signal processing
  • Recommended for inline advanced mathematics and signal processing
  • Required for signal processing add-ons
  • Required for real-time and FPGA hardware
  • Recommended for applications requiring code validation
  • Includes code and application deployment capabilities
  • Includes multiple software engineering add-ons
OS Support                                                                                         Every purchase of LabVIEW includes access to LabVIEW on all supported OS
Windows      
Mac    
Linux    
Hardware Integration
Acquiring data from NI hardware      
Acquiring data from third-party hardware      
Deploying to real-time hardware Requires add-on1 Requires add-on1
Deploying to FPGA hardware Requires add-on1 Requires add-on1
Programming Capabilities
Native graphical programming      
Multithreaded code execution      
Code debugging      
Event-driven programming      
Object-oriented programming      
Mathematics
Standard math functions      
Probability and statistics      
Linear algebra    
Curve fitting    
Differential equations    
Interpolation and extrapolation    
Calculus    
Signal Processing and Control
Signal measurements    
Signal generation    
PID and fuzzy logic    
Signal conditioning and filtering    
Windowing    
Signal operations    
Transforms    
Wavelet analysis Requires add-on1 Requires add-on1
Time series analysis Requires add-on1 Requires add-on1
Vision analysis Requires add-on1 Requires add-on1 Requires add-on1
Model-based control and simulation Requires add-on1 Requires add-on1
Read, Write, Share Data
Read and write to file      
Network communications      
Visualize and analyze image files Requires add-on1 Requires add-on1 Requires add-on1
Web services    
Report generation for Microsoft Office Requires add-on1 Requires add-on1  
Database connectivity Requires add-on1 Requires add-on1  
Software Engineering Tools
Graphical diff and merge  
Dynamic code analysis Requires add-on1 Requires add-on1  
Static code analysis Requires add-on1 Requires add-on1  
Unit testing framework Requires add-on1 Requires add-on1  
Software Interoperability and Code Integration
Call DLLs and .NET assemblies      
Integrate text-based source code (C/C++, Python, and more)      
Call MATLAB® code      
Code Deployment and Distribution
Build executables Requires add-on1 Requires add-on1  
Build shared libraries Requires add-on1 Requires add-on1  
Build installers Requires add-on1 Requires add-on1  
Control programs remotely through Internet    
Create Web Applications Requires add-on1 Requires add-on1 Requires add-on1

1Add-ons provide all functionality for a feature, but you must purchase them separately.

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