| ||About National Instruments |
National Instruments transforms the way engineers and scientists around the world design, prototype, and deploy systems for test, control, and embedded design applications. Using NI open graphical programming software and modular hardware, customers at more than 30,000 companies annually simplify development, increase productivity, and dramatically reduce time to market.
| NI Lab View: LabVIEW is a graphical programming environment used by millions of engineers and scientists to develop sophisticated measurement, test, and control systems |
From testing next-generation gaming systems to creating breakthrough medical devices, NI customers continuously develop innovative technologies that impact millions of people.
Headquartered in Austin, Texas, NI has more than 6,200 employees and direct operations in more than 40 countries. At NI, we are committed to being responsible citizens to our global communities and stakeholders. We achieve this by maintaining a fun and innovative corporate culture, providing tools that inspire and empower engineers and scientists to improve the world, working to reduce our environmental footprint, and improving the communities in which we work and live. National Instruments opened a shared operations center in Costa Rica in May, 2011.The new center is expected to grow rapidly over the next five years in the areas of Customer Service, Application Engineering, Sales, Financial Services and IT. National Instruments has opened its center in Costa Rica to optimize global operations in order to support the company’s growth.
To revolutionize science and engineering through Graphical System Design. Graphical System Design combines open, graphical software and modular, reconfigurable hardware to simplify development and increase performance for test, control, and embedded systems.
National Instruments encourages employees to engage in community activities they are passionate about and provides regular opportunities to become involved with organizations by donating time, talent and resources. NI supports these efforts through its offices around the world with several ongoing initiatives to educate employees about community needs. Around the world, NI employees use their innovative spirit to drive progress on community issues.
At NI, we are committed to being responsible citizens to our global communities and stakeholders. Because of this commitment, NI has been recognized as one of the Top 25 Best Multinational Companies to Work For in 2011.
La Selva Rain Forest:
Researchers use NI LabVIEW and NI CompactRIO to perform environmental monitoring in the Estación Biológica La Selva,in Costa Rica.
|Engineers around the world have made the switch to PXI to realize faster test execution times, improved software development productivity, faster throughput, and increased scalability, which dramatically reduce their overall system costs. |
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BT Blind Driver: Using NI technology, Addie Hagen, age 16, takes the Blind Driver Challenge vehicle for a spin at the Blindís Youth Slam