Welcome to the world of LabVIEW! This chapter gives you a basic explanation of LabVIEW, its capabilities, and how it can make your life easier.<feature><title>Goals</title>
Develop an idea of what LabVIEW really is.
Learn what “graphical programming language” and “dataflow programming” mean.
Peruse the introductory examples that come installed with LabVIEW using the NI Example Finder.
Get a feel for the LabVIEW environment.
LabVIEW, short for Laboratory Virtual Instrument Engineering Workbench, is ...