What is LabVIEW
Laboratory Virtual Instrument Engineering Workbench (LabVIEW) is a system-design platform and development environment for a visual programming language from National Instruments.
The graphical language is named "G"; not to be confused with G-code. Originally released for the Apple Macintosh in 1986, LabVIEW is commonly used for data acquisition, instrument control, and industrial automation on a variety of operating systems (OSs), including Microsoft Windows, various versions of Unix, Linux, and macOS.
How to get Labview - students
LabVIEW for Students is available to all UA students and can be downloaded via this link: https://ua-app01.ua.edu/software/public/labview
How to get Labview - faculty
Faculty can download LabVIEW from OIT's site via this link: https://ua-app01.ua.edu/software/public/labview/showTerms