National Instruments Corp.

Controls & Controllers

Single-Board RIO Devices aid embedded system deployment.

Used as integrated hardware option for deploying embedded control and DAQ applications, sbRIO-96xx devices combine industrial 266 or 400 MHz Freescale MPC5200 embedded, real-time processor; Wind River VxWorks RTOS; and reconfigurable Xilinx Spartan-3 FPGA on one PCB. They also integrate analog and digital I/O as well as 3 expansion slots. LabVIEW graphical system design platform can be used to...

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Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Wireless and Ethernet DAQ Devices offer remote measurement.

Using IEEE 802.11 standard for wireless networks, NI Wi-Fi DAQ devices stream data on each channel at more than 50 kS/s with 24 bits of resolution. Featuring built-in signal conditioning and direct sensor connectivity, units deliver measurement data to host PC instantaneously for real-time viewing and in-line analysis of dynamic sensor signals. Built-in network authentication and 128-bit AES...

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Software

Design Software supports multicore/FPGA/wireless technology.

LabVIEW v8.6 graphical system design software includes built-in multithreading technology and more than 1,200 advanced analysis functions for math and signal processing on multicore systems. NI Vision Development Module automatically distributes datasets across multiple cores and various IP development and integration features are included. Program also offers simulation features to validate FPGA...

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Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Dual-Channel PXI Digitizer delivers 1 GHz bandwidth.

Suited for automated test and data streaming applications in consumer electronics, semiconductor, aerospace/defense, and life sciences industries, NI PXI-5154 digitizer/PC-based oscilloscope offers up to a 2 GS/sec real-time sample rate (20 GS/sec equivalent-time sample rate for repetitive signals). It has up to 256 MB/channel onboard memory. Digitizer works with range of development environments...

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Agricultural & Farming Products

FieldPoint Controllers handle high-vibration applications.

Withstanding 50 G of shock and 5 G of RMS vibration, cFP-22x0 Series FieldPoint controllers include 400 MHz PowerPC processor and Wind River VxWorks RTOS. With 128 MB of onboard storage, Models cFP-2200 and cFP-2210 deliver up to 128 and 256 MB of SDRAM, respectively. Model cFP-2220 has dual Ethernet ports for connectivity to enterprise and dedicated I/O networks, as well as 3 RS232 ports and 1...

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FPGA Custom I/O Modules accelerate control, machine design.
Controls & Controllers

FPGA Custom I/O Modules accelerate control, machine design.

As ready-to-run platform with tight timing and synchronization, R Series FPGA I/O hardware modules let engineers and scientists use off-the-shelf FPGA I/O hardware to graphically program with NI LabVIEW FPGA for streamlined development of custom control applications. User-programmable Xilinx Virtex-5 FPGA features DSP slices for implementing complex DSP and also offers 6-input LUT architecture...

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Software

Software offers multicore programming for ANSI C development.

Suited for test and embedded applications, LabWindows/CVI v8.5 comes with built-in multithreaded libraries and drivers, thread-safe analysis functions, and advanced debugging tools. It features symmetric multiprocessor (SMP) support in real time, giving programmers control over applications running on multicore processors. Users can perform parallel operations such as DAQ, generation, and...

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Optics & Photonics

Smart Cameras withstand harsh industrial environments.

Including monochrome VGA (640 x 480) image sensor, Model NI 1722 features 400 MHz PowerPC processor, while Model NI 1742 features 533 MHz processor. Cameras provide built-in industrial I/O, including 2 opto-isolated digital inputs and 2 opto-isolated digital outputs, one RS232 serial port, and 2 gigabit Ethernet ports with support for industrial protocols such as Modbus TCP. Model NI 1742 also...

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Software

Graphical System Design Software is designed for students.

Available in multiple languages, LabVIEW v8.5 Student Edition facilitates project-based learning by giving students flexible, hands-on environment with which to design, prototype, and deploy engineering and science concepts. Solution leverages industry performance standards and offers capabilities for multicore processing as well as hybrid programming. With included tools and programming options,...

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