About

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

NI SolutionsProvide Flexible Solutions

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

 

 

 

NI Accelerate Productivity Accelerate Productivity

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

 

 

 

NI Drive InnovationDrive 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.

 

 

 

Awards

  • 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

Leadership

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

Supplier Directory Categories

National Instruments is listed in these categories:
  • Access Points
  • Analog-to-Digital Converters
  • Antennas
  • Application Specific Integrated Circuits (ASIC)
  • Backplanes
  • Board Mount Connectors
  • Breadboards and Breadboard Accessories
  • Bridge Conditioners
  • Brushless Motors
  • Bus Extenders
  • CCD Cameras
  • CMOS Cameras
  • Cable Assemblies
  • Calibration Instruments
  • Calibration Software
  • Calibration and Repair Services
  • Camera Lenses and Video Lenses
  • Carrying Cases and Equipment Cases
  • Chip Inductors
  • Circular Connectors
  • Communications Software
  • CompactPCI Controllers and CompactPCI Processors
  • CompactPCI Switches and PXI Switches
  • CompactPCI and PXI Bus Interfaces
  • CompactPCI and PXI Products
  • Computer Power Supplies
  • Computer-aided Engineering Software (CAE)
  • Computers
  • Control and Instrumentation Cables
  • Counter and Timer Boards
  • Current Sources
  • D-Subminiature Connectors
  • DC Motor Drives
  • DC Motors
  • DC Power Supplies
  • DC Servomotors
  • DC-DC Converters
  • DIN Rail
  • DRAM and SDRAM Memory Chips
  • Data Acquisition
  • Data Acquisition Software
  • Data Analysis Software
  • Data Input Modules
  • Data Loggers and Data Recorders
  • Data Output Modules
  • Data Storage Systems
  • Database Tools Software
  • Depth Gages
  • Device Drivers
  • Digital Cameras
  • Digital Multimeters
  • Digital-to-Analog Converters
  • Dimensional Gages and Instruments
  • Educational and Training Software
  • Electrical Connectors
  • Electrical Power Wires
  • Electrical Test Probes
  • Electronic Design Automation (EDA) and Electronic Computer-aided Design Software (ECAD)
  • Electronic Development Boards
  • Electronic and Instrument Enclosures
  • Embedded Programming Software
  • Encoder and Resolver Signal Conditioners
  • Engineering Analysis Software
  • Ethernet Cables
  • Ferrite Beads
  • Fiber Optic Cables
  • Field-Programmable Gate Arrays (FPGA)
  • Fieldbus Products
  • FireWire® Cables
  • Flash Memory Cards
  • Flat Cables
  • Flat Panel Displays
  • Fluid Dispensing Equipment
  • Frame Grabbers
  • Frequency-to-Voltage Converters
  • Fuel Dispensing Equipment
  • GPIB Controllers and GPIB Interface Boards
  • GPIB Converters
  • GPIB Expanders and GPIB Isolators
  • GPIB Extenders
  • GPIB Products
  • GPIB Switches
  • GPS Software
  • Gas Sensors
  • Hand Tools
  • Hard Drives
  • Heavy Duty Rectangular Connectors
  • Human Machine Interface (HMI) Software
  • I/O Modules and Instruments
  • Illuminators
  • Impact Hammers
  • Incremental Rotary Encoders
  • Inductors, Coils, and Chokes
  • Industrial Chassis and Card Cages
  • Industrial Containers
  • Industrial Enclosures
  • Instrument Calibration Services
  • Integrated Development Environment (IDE)
  • LVDT and RVDT Signal Conditioners
  • Machine Control Software
  • Machine Vision Software
  • Machine Vision Systems
  • Matrix Switching Systems
  • Measurement Microphones
  • Memory Chips
  • Military (MIL-SPEC) Connectors
  • Mobile and Wireless Software
  • Modeling and Simulation Software
  • Modular Connectors and RJ Connectors
  • Motion Control Software
  • Motion Controllers
  • Multiconductor Cables
  • NEMA and IP Enclosures
  • Network Cables
  • Network Cards and Network Controllers
  • Network Equipment
  • Network Gateways
  • Network Switches
  • Oscilloscopes
  • PCB Terminal Blocks
  • PCI Express Products
  • PCI Products
  • PCMCIA Bus Interface Cards
  • PCMCIA Cards and Accessories
  • Panel Computers
  • Posts, Spacers, and Standoffs
  • Power Meters
  • Power Quality Analyzers and Monitors
  • Power Supplies
  • Powerline Network Adapters
  • Programmable Automation Controller (PAC) Modules
  • Programmable Automation Controller (PAC) Systems

  • Technical Articles

    Advantages of the PXI Platform and NI Software for Sensor Measurement & Signal Conditioning Systems (Data Acquisition) The rapid adoption of the PC in the last 20 years catalyzed a revolution in instrumentation for test, measurement, and automation. One major development resulting from the ubiquity of the PC is the... (View Full Article)
    What Is SC Express? (Data Acquisition) The NI SC Express family offers PXI Express data acquisition with integrated signal conditioning for measuring strain gages, bridge-based transducers, thermocouples, and high-voltage analog input... (View Full Article)