Switch Live

Switch Live is a framework for capturing, encoding and publishing live streaming video content to any screen or device

Utilising Switch Media’s powerful cloud based Media Manager, Switch Live ingests, encodes, stores and delivers live streams, as well as providing a platform for clients to access, manage, edit, monetise and publish to their end users quickly and easily.

Our standard low touch live streaming offering is suitable for smaller events where organisers want to get their content live to a global audience. Our advanced offering includes catch-up with DVR functionality for live streaming, and our premium offering, suitable for major events, adds scheduling via the Switch Media EPG which is accessible via APIs allowing third -party app and platform integration, including start over.

Features include

Delivery and Management

  • INGEST – IP, SDI, DVB ingest into Switch Live
  • ENCODE – Switch Media’s cloud encoders delivers multi-screen flexible ABR support and rapid VOD creation.
  • EDIT – Edit, trim, bookmark and segment live streams for a customised user experience.
  • MANAGE – Store, schedule, export, create playlists, categorise and publish video assets quickly and easily.


  • LIVE & VOD AD INSERTION – Insert dynamic ads throughout your media content post broadcast or on-the-fly during the live broadcast using our AdEase server-side ad insertion product.


  • MULTI-SCREEN APPs – Deliver to any device including Mobile, Tablet, PC/Mac, Smart TV, HbbTV, Roku, Xbox and PlayStation using the Switch MasterApp
  • CUSTOMISABLE PLAYERS –  Stream video via the Switch Universal Player, our adaptive, lightweight and fully customisable HTML5 video streaming capability that is cross device compatible.


  • SIMPLE ANALYTICS – Insights around traffic volumes, viewer retention and manner of consumption such as number of users by location and device etc.
  • QUALITY OF EXPERIENCE – Underlying it all is a sophisticated monitoring system to track user, stream and device behavior throughout the event.
  • CUSTOMISED DASHBOARDS – Delivering insights tailored by function gives decision makers the insights needed to make decisions about their jobs in real time.