Verifying the system components, Minimum system requirements – National Instruments PXI-6561/6562 User Manual

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NI Digital Waveform Generator/Analyzer Guide


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Peripheral Component Interconnect (PCI) is a
high-performance expansion bus architecture
originally developed by Intel to replace ISA
and EISA.


PCI eXtensions for Instrumentation (PXI) is a
rugged, open system for modular instrumentation
based on CompactPCI, with special mechanical,
electrical, and software features.

1. Verifying the System Components

This section specifies the minimum system requirements and recommended
system for NI-HSDIO and your digital waveform generator/analyzer.

Minimum System Requirements

The minimum system requirements include the following components
and tools:

Pentium 200 MHz or equivalent processor


A PXI chassis and controller or desktop computer