Free CD Offers Overview of Products

National Instruments is offering a multimedia CD- ROM for Windows 95/3.1 PCs and Macintosh/Power Mac computers that provides extensive information and demonstration versions of the firm's application software packages. The CD also includes details on real customer applications in a variety of industries. The CD, titled The Software Showcase, features National Instruments' virtual instrumentation packages including LabVIEW graphical instrumentation software; LabWindows/CVI visual development software; ComponentWorks software for Visual Basic 4.0; Measure software for Microsoft Excel; and VirtualBench turnkey virtual instruments. Also included on the free disc is information on the company's data analysis and visualization tools -- HiQ, the Signal Processing Suite, TestSuite and LabSuite. National Instruments, Austin, TX, (800) 433-3488,

This article originally appeared in the 10/01/1996 issue of THE Journal.