Ongoing development and learning for your engineers should consist of a variety of activities that help them develop, practice and refine the technical, business, and project-related skills they need to be valuable part of your development team. NI Customer Education Courses and Product Certification provide one of the three pillars for creating a successful high-impact development plan in your organization.
The recently released NI Badges Program provides an easy tool for assessing your current understanding and proficiency in key product and application areas, and to guide your continuing education to expand your skills into new areas.
NEW PARTNER CO-MARKETING STYLE GUIDE AND LOGO USAGE GUIDELINES
A key benefit to a partner relationship with NI is the ability to leverage our brand. However, it is critical the NI brand and the brands of our partners are expressed properly. To assist you, we have developed updated guidelines and processes for partner comarketing with NI.
The NI Alliance Partner and LabVIEW Tools Network awards recognize outstanding achievement in system integration, consulting, and add-on software product development. 2018 finalists and winners are honored during the lunch keynote and awards ceremony held on Alliance Day, Monday May 21nd, in Austin, Texas. See the nominees.............
Building on efforts and tracks from previous years, National Instruments and the LabVIEW Champions program is excited to host a new track during NIWeek focused on Software Engineering Processes, Architecture, and Design. This track includes 44 sessions presented by LabVIEW Champions and other experts, in 3 rooms on all 3 days of NIWeek. Don't miss these!
Many NI Alliance Partners currently offer migration services for existing applications to their customers. These services often involve assessments, planning for migrations, and the execution of a migration, which may involve an operating system upgrade, upgrading hardware due to obsolescence, and more. Partners in the Migration Services Program have experience with various types of migration projects, and have completed training on transitioning applications from LabVIEW to LabVIEW NXG.
NIWeek 2018, the annual conference designed for NI engineers, scientists, and industry professionals is fast approaching on May 21-24, 2018 in Austin, Texas. Attendees learn about the NI software-centric platform to accelerate development and increase productivity in automated test and automated measurement systems.
As part of the benefits of the NI Alliance Partner Program, we host a monthly live webinar for our partners, to share information on various product and technical training topics. This post contains the list of topics for our webinar series with links to recordings for on-demand viewing.
NI and other companies provide various commercial off-the-shelf (COTS) or custom cable options and solutions for your connector and cable needs. To help you better understand what you need or options available from NI I have consolidated a few handy links to some of our guides and resources.
Partners are key to the success of the NI ecosystem. We’re looking for industry experts to present success stories, innovation, and practical knowledge at NIWeek 2018. Submit your topic for a chance to be honored with a 2018 Engineering Impact Award.
You're invited to attend the CTA (Certified TestStand Architect) summit as part of the larger CLA summit in Austin on September 18th-20th. For this year we are waiving the CLA/CTA requirement if you are a proficient user of TestStand, using it in your work to develop systems and applications.
Konrad Technologies has been named an NI RF and Wireless Specialty Alliance Partner. The company received this designation for its specialized skills in RF and wireless test capabilities, demonstrated by their Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS) radar test solutions and RF communications test capabilities.
As an Alliance Partner, Why Should I Attend LabVIEW Developer Days?
LabVIEW Developer Days can be a business development opportunity for an Alliance Partner. Take advantage of this local event to establish your credibility and organically grow your contacts. Read more..........
The NI Alliance Partner and LabVIEW Tools Network awards recognize outstanding achievements by integrators, consultants, and add-on software products. 2017 finalists and winners are celebrated during the lunch keynote and awards ceremony held on Alliance Day, Monday May 22nd, in Austin, Texas.
On May 22nd, Alliance Daybrings together integrators, consultants, and product developers at the Austin Convention Center in Austin, Texas. Take advantage of Advanced Pricingand attend the largest Alliance Partner event of 2017.
Positioned near the expo floor entrance, the LabVIEW Tools Network Pavilion is prime real estate for introducingyour products to NI sales, product managers, and customersduring Alliance Day and NIWeek 2017. These turn-key demo stations are an inexpensive way to take advantage of the full conference exhibitionbenefits.
What value does being an NIWeekexhibitor bring to your company?
Your products are exposed to over 3,000 system integrator, product vendor, and reseller attendees.
Customized booth property with your brand, product benefits, and company expertise
Face-to-face time with attendees and NI leadership
Unlimited Expo Passes for your companies attendees
Don’t miss this year’s opportunity to demo your products in front of potential clients.
Do you have a new customer solution, integration, consulting, or product development success? Submit your application now for a chance to win one of tenAlliance Day and NIWeek 2017 full conference passes. Deadline is March 17, 2017.
Our team has 2 important updates for you; please read the details below and contact email@example.com with any questions.
You may have noticed the overall NI “look” is evolving. As part of that process, all partner membership level and specialty logos have been updated. Partner level logos will be available to download through the Alliance Partner Portal, starting December 1, and Specialty Logos will be distributed directly through email. Any new creative should use the new logos and while it’s not required, we would appreciate updates to your existing collateral at your convenience.
Profile Update Deadline: November 30th
In addition to new logos, your annual partner report will be processed at the end of the year. In order to have accurate information in your report, please make sure your company profile on the Partner Portal is up-to-date. Contact your sponsor directly if you have any questions about your company’s VAR contract or annual revenue by November 30, 2016. Updates posted after that date will not be reflected in your annual report.
The Electronic Design and Embedded Control Alliance Partner Specialties are being merged into one Embedded Specialty. The objective is to drive awareness and adoption of the Embedded Specialty through a simpler message – “NI Embedded Specialty Alliance Partners are proven experts designing medium to large scale embedded control and monitoring applications with the NI software and hardware platform”.
Who is an Embedded Specialty Partner?
In addition to meeting the requirements for the Silver, Gold, or Platinum Alliance Partner Level, Embedded Specialty Alliance Partners must meet the following qualifications:
Maintain specialty sponsorship from NI
Minimum of one Certified LabVIEW Embedded Developer (CLED) on staff and completion of the RIO Integrator training
Establish and maintain Embedded hardware and software product sales
Current Electronic Design and Embedded Control partners will be automatically moved into the Embedded Specialty.
Embedded Specialty Alliance Partners experience several additional benefits, including the following:
NI embedded systems roadmap visibility and alignment
Marketing resources, including print collateral, and Embedded Specialty Logo
In recognition of many years of dedication and commitment to NI, the Alliance Partner Network team will honor the following partner companies on Alliance Day during NIWeek 2016 in Austin, Texas. Congratulations on your achievements and we look forward to celebrating with you!