Network-accessible SDI video capture and playout devices
Encode to multiple HD and/or SD formats in a single box
Edit or transcode media files while they are being captured
Schedule automated live ingest or log from tape
Sits on your network – so anyone can access it
Real-time, reliable hardware encoding
Telestream pipeline Wikipedia
Pipeline from Telestream is a network video capture and playout hardware device that is used to move SDI and tape-based video and audio in and out of file-based workflows. It is also known as an encoder and capturing system for QuickTime and Final Cut Pro.
Pipeline has been used as the main video capture device by "renowned producer and editor, Mitch Jacobson" for "two recent major live events: an Elton John concert and a Guitar Hero publicity launch for Aerosmith.