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  1. the use of customizable software and modular measurement hardware to create user-defined measurement systems, called virtual instruments

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    created by user picturefactobot on December 6, 2008
  2. Traditional hardware instrumentation systems are made up of pre-defined hardware components, such as digital multimeters and oscilloscopes that are completely specific to their stimulus, analysis, or measurement function

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    created by user picturefactobot on December 6, 2008
  3. Because of their hard-coded function, these systems are more limited in their versatility than virtual instrumentation systems

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  4. The primary difference between hardware instrumentation and virtual instrumentation is that software is used to replace a large amount of hardware

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  5. The software enables complex and expensive hardware to be replaced by already purchased computer hardware

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