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NI Self-Paced Online Training (SPOT)

National Instruments (NI) understands that you may not have the time or the resources to participate in an instructor-led training program.  NI self-paced online training (SPOT) is a cost-effective alternative that is accessible 24-hours a day from with you user profile information. Each SPOT course contains multimedia training modules that cover the same topics as the corresponding instructor-led course, interactive quizzes to test your understanding, and challenging exercises and their solutions. Use SPOT for a quick refresher on technical topics or to prepare for an upcoming certification exam.  For more details, check out the Directory of Courses (currently 13) and to get started, use the Login Page with your or your email address. Send comments or questions to

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Setting up VPN

Many of our services require the use of VPN. Instructions for setting up VPN are available on the ITG Wiki