We are often asked what tech we use. Some of our projects are custom builds, and most of those are open-source and available on GitHub. Below is an incomplete list of the major off-the-shelf hardware and software items.
|Church Management System||TouchPoint Software|
|Web Content Management System||WordPress with a ton of plugins, custom programming, and custom theming|
|Livestream Distribution||OneStream (publishing and distribution)|
|Audio Mixers||Allen & Heath iLive in the Sanctuary for in-house mix|
Reaper for livestream mix
Behringer x32 Rack in classrooms equipped with mixers
|On-Campus Audio Distribution||Dante|
|On-Campus Video Distribution||QAM over a standard CATV plant where cabling exists. |
NDI everywhere else.
|Staff Email & Productivity||Microsoft 365|
|Livestream Cameras||Mostly BirdDog P200|
|Livestream Control||Telestream Wirecast (for primary streams and switching)|
BirdDog PTZ Keyboard (for controlling cameras)
Elgato Stream Deck (for easier control of Wirecast)
OBS (for Phone stream and occasional special streams)
|Network Infrastructure||Ubiquiti Unifi for Routing, Switching, and WiFi. |
Cisco SMB for a few special-purpose situations.