National Instruments (NI), the US-based global test and measurement solution provider, is eyeing new opportunities in the connected world through its software capabilities.
NI’s platforms, which help companies in vehicle data logging, production tests, automotive radar and autonomous vehicles, is offering various test solutions for the automotive industry in India.
The company foresees new business coming its way technology gets integrated with increasing software in vehicles. This requires OEMs to conduct software tests which in turn creates business opportunities for engineering solution providers like NI.
Autocar Professional, Ajit Gokhale, senior vice-president, Global Product Marketing, National Instruments,is of the opinion that the automotive industry is one of the high growth sectors worldwide for NI among the 10 different sectors that the company cater to. He further mentioned that NI has a good presence in all the key automotive markets including Japan, China, Korea, India, US and Europe and it continues to perform well. NI considers India one of the key markets in Asia.
NI, in India, has been largely engaged with Tier 1 and 2 suppliers, enabling faster data acquisition and measurement techniques.
By Baishakhi Dutta