NI Volume License Program - Is It Right for Me?


The NI Volume License Program (VLP) maximizes your NI software investment by reducing the total cost of ownership and providing streamlined asset management to your organization. Designed for small groups, sites, or organizations that hold multiple licenses of application software VLP is the smart choice for your expanding organization. 


What are the benefits of joining the Volume License Program?

The NI Volume License Program (VLP) reduces the total cost of ownership while providing streamlined asset management to the organization.

VLP customers receive the following service benefits:


VLP customers also receive the following additional benefits:


What do I need to participate in the Volume License Program?

There are only a few things we ask of your organization to deliver on the host of benefits from the program:

  • Purchase five or more licenses of the same type of NI development software.
  • Designate an individual to act as an NI Volume License Agreement (NI VLA) administrator.
  • Follow the usage guidelines as described in the NI Software License Agreement.

To receive VLA pricing customized to your specific software needs, request a quote.


What does it take to be a Volume License Agreement administrator? 

The person you designate as the NI VLA administrator will need to do the following tasks:

  • Receive new software and distribute it to your end users.
  • Administer permissions for software access either with our free NI VLM tool or a tool you may already have in place.
  • Serve as the primary contact for NI.