The NewTek TriCaster 855 Educational Edition Live Switcher is the complete TriCaster 855 package discounted for accredited educators and institutions. TriCaster 855 is an 8-camera input, tightly integrated hardware and software solution for streaming video online and producing live events. The TriCaster comes with an appropriate control surface and with two powerful software applications -- a live production software and a character generation and vector graphics software. Altogether the package offers built-in multi-track ISO recording with broadcast, projector, router and online output options, completely customizable visuals, powerful 3D effects, video playback, graphics and transitions, virtual sets and more. Digital and analog outputs are available for streaming to broadcast machines, to live projectors and to video routers. And very importantly, you can connect to a network by Ethernet and stream videos directly to the web. At the same time, you can store files to high-capacity internal and external drives. The 855 is a 4RU device designed for big live productions in native full-resolution HD.