Live Streaming Technology has Redefined Professional Broadcast

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Live Streaming is the Future of Broadcast.

Gone are the days of needing a room full of cumbersome gear to create professional level, high-end video broadcast production. Here then are 4 products that address almost every need you might have.


Livestream offers numerous solutions to create seamless live broadcasts. Here are two, turnkey studio solutions that can drastically improve workflow and up your broadcast game.

Livestream Studio HD510

Studio HD510 is the ultimate portable live production switcher. With a built in touch-screen display and unique form factor, the HD510 will give you flexibility and performance on the go. Studio HD510 can even be carried on a plane using the provided carry bag.


The most versatile live switcher

  • Connect any type of wired camera
  • Choose from a range of wireless cameras
  • Frame-accurate HD live switching, with up to 4 multi-view displays
  • Stream live to multiple platforms
  • Broadcast quality video output
  • Stream live to any device

Frame-accurate media playback

Import any popular media format, loop clips, make playlists, add recordings as clips in the list and export clips as .mp4 files for easy sharing.
Scrub your video to find the ideal moment, trim your clip with in/out points, and set clips to autoplay with your transitions.

Multiple, simultaneous ISO recordings

  • Record your program in broadcast quality with (or without) overlays.
  • Edit clips and air highlighted replays to your viewers without stopping the recording!
  • Record up to four simultaneous videos in broadcast quality MJPEG to an AVI file. Use an external USB3 hard drive for even greater storage.

Powerful, layered broadcast graphics

  • Add layers of text, images and video
  • Move, distort, crop, and edit layers
  • Adjust colour, add borders and shadows


Livestream Studio HD500

Studio HD500 is the original, portable live production switcher. With a built-in display, 5 inputs, a top handle and a carrying case (included) the HD500 is a flexible, yet powerful solution for your multi-camera production.

In addition, Livestream offers numerous add-ons to these packages, including switchers and surface controllers to round out your experience.


Tried and tested, Roland remains one of the stalwart producers of quality A/V equipment – and with the V-800HD and VR-50HD, look to bring that quality to a whole new realm of production.

Roland V-800HD

Freely switch between 1080p video that surpasses even broadcast quality. Full support not just for camera video, but for computer output as well – at a full range of resolutions. A new-generation multi-format switcher featuring high-quality built-in scalers on all inputs.

Roland VR-50HD

An all-in-one HD Multi-Format AV Mixer with built-in USB 3.0 for Web Streaming and Recording

A complete portable HD studio in a single unit. Single-person operation of sound and picture using faders, buttons and touch screen. The Roland VR-50HD all-in-one AV mixer beautifully integrates an audio mixer, video switcher, multi-viewer touch screen and USB video/audio streaming into a stand-alone device. This single unit delivers functionality that until now required a number of peripheral devices to accomplish. This portable live HD production solution is ideal for schools, churches, council meetings, corporate events, sports, trainings, or any other live event.

Blackmagic Design


Take your live production beyond broadcast quality! ATEM Production Studio 4K has all the features you need for the most innovative live concerts, sporting events, theater productions, conferences and more! When you’re doing live events with super large high resolution screens, then simply switch your ATEM Production Studio 4K to Ultra HD for incredible quality. Many live events now use massive high resolution LED screens and projectors and now you can drive those screens in full resolution!

Matrox Monarch HD


Matrox Monarch HD is a small, easy-to-use video streaming and recording appliance designed for professional video producers who need to simultaneously stream a live event and record the master quality version for post-event editing. By separating the task of recording from streaming in a single integrated unit, Matrox Monarch HD ensures that the Content Delivery Networks (CDNs) are focused on delivering quality video to your audience while you control the quality of the archive.

Teradek Vidiu


The Teradek VidiU is the latest consumer level HDMI H.264 encoder that streams 1080p video at up to 5Mbps over dual band 802.11 a/b/g/n MIMO WiFi, Ethernet, or a 3G/4G USB cellular modem. VidiU is certified by Ustream and the new Livestream platforms, but also includes a generic RTMP interface that enables streaming to any other platform on the Web. Despite the device’s compact, light weight chassis, VidiU packs a number of great features including an intuitive OLED display, built-in Li-Ion battery, mic/line input, and iOS monitoring & control via the free VidiU application.