@Rick - have you participated in generating the content you are presenting (literally it's coming from the page Mr.E referenced below)? copy paste from there: "Programming Tools Drivers can go one step beyond providing an easy-to-use API by adding tools to facilitate development by saving you time. I/O assistants are interactive tools for very rapidly creating a measurement or stimulus applications. An example of an I/O assistant is DAQ Assistant, which is part of the NI-DAQmx driver. DAQ Assistant presents a panel to the user for configuring common data acquisition parameters without programming. The combination of easy-to-use assistants and powerful programming environments is necessary to provide both rapid development and the capabilities to meet a breadth of application requirements."
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While many larger companies are still reluctant to rely on wireless networks to transmit important information in industrial settings, there is an increasing acceptance rate of the newer, more robust wireless options that are now available.
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