November Hands-On Taster 2018


Tuesday 27th November 2018

9:30 AM – 4:30 PM


National Instruments Corporation (U.K.) Ltd

Room: Tesla & Stephenson

Newbury Business Park

Newbury RG14 2PZ, United Kingdom

At this full-day seminar gain hands-on experience with the latest measurement and automation software and hardware from NI and improve your product skills and knowledge. Each session during the day will offer introductory content designed especially for beginners.



09.30 - 10.00
Introduction to NI
  • An introduction into how NI have revolutionised the way engineers and scientists approach test, measurement and control applications through the concept of virtual instrumentation and graphical system design.
10.00 - 12.00
Hands-On Introduction to LabVIEW and Data Acquisition
  • Learn how virtual instruments (VIs) increase productivity and lower costs for test, control and design applications
  • Explore LabVIEW, a graphical programming environment which integrates with modular cDAQ systems, using PXI, PCI, PCI Express, USB and Ethernet, to quickly acquire data
12.00 - 12.45
12.45 - 13.45
Hands-On Introduction to Automated Test
  • Learn how to develop an automated test and measurement system from start to finish.
  • Learn the fundamentals of TestStand as well as new techniques for developing next-generation, modular test systems with commercial off-the-shelf (COTS) software
13.45 - 14.45
Hands-On Introduction to LabVIEW Real-Time with CompactRIO
  • Explore real-time technologies and the development process of a reliable and deterministic application using the LabVIEW Real-Time 
14.45 - 15.00
15.00 - 16.15
Hands-On Introduction to LabVIEW FPGA with CompactRIO
  • Discover the benefits of developing applications using the power, flexibility and reliability of FPGAs
  • Learn how straightforward LabVIEW makes programming FPGAs