chameleon solution


Your solution to all your branding needs.

News Solution

Your one destination and source for data.

Digital Signage

Your best tool to showcase your work everywhere.


The best way to inform and provide to your community.

Chameleon is your branding and ticker solution for broadcasting, special events, signage and more. By aggregating data through its advanced web interface, Chameleon uses rundowns, playlists and flexible scheduling to generate completely customizable branding and tickers. Chameleon provides plugin support for data feeds, automation and traffic systems while targeting a wide range of platforms including NDI, SDI, HTML5 and SMPTE IP.

Enter Chameleon.  An incredible solution adaptable to all environments.

Chameleon offers no restrictions on available modules.   On the data side, users have free access to modules which support Stories, Weather, Sports, Finances, Social Media, Elections and a lot more - all included, at no additional charge.  On the branding side, users have access to Bugs, Snipes, Bumper and Scheduling elements.  

Chameleon is offered in two simple ways - an on-location server setup, for companies like a network television station or a cloud instance that’s accessible globally for those who have a more complex environment such as industries with multiple locations.


Bannister Lake Community



A Chameleon customer also has access to a FREE account of Community, Bannister Lake’s public data publisher.


Bannister Lake Products


Our basic edition offers a complete solution for a single channel with an output using NDI from NewTek (such as Tricasters.)  We offer mid-range editions that support SDI and HTML5 output, all the way to enterprise editions for the bigger networks that require unlimited channels.

Solution Comparison Chart

Chameleon NDIChameleon CloudChameleonChameleon
Price (Software ONLY)Free$250/mth
(minimum 2 months)
(minimum 2 months)
Contact SalesContact Sales
Platform: Broadcast, Signage, Digital, WebYYYY
Modules: Closings, Events, Scores, StoriesYYYYYY
Modules: Weather, Alerts, Elections, Financials, Traffic, Twitter, Facebook, Promos, Media, QueryYYYY
Modules: Bugs, Snipes, Bumpers, RatingsQ1 2017YYY
Included Data
(RSS, Weather)
Included Data
(Twitter, Facebook, iCal)
Custom data feeds: (Sports, Finance, Weather, Lottery, Election) YYYY
Traffic and Automation systemsYYY
Community LinkYYYY
NDI Support / Output Players YYYY
HTML 5 DesignerYYYY
Coming 2017YY
Rundown Controller / Show / SchedulerYYYY
Dynamic FieldsYYYYYY
Scorebug (HTML5only)YYYY
Unlimited users / content groupsYYYYYY
LDAP/Google/Login SupportYYYYYY
Channel Support / Additional Channels
for NDI, HTML5 and XPression
1 ChannelIncl 1 CH
Add channels
Incl 1 CH
Add channels
Automation Player / SchedulerYYYUnlimited
Audit LogsYYYYYY
As Run ReportsYYYY
Text to Speech Support (with Cobalt TTS)YYYY
Own InstanceYYYY
Support 24/7 and Support ContractYFree 60 days supportYYY
Server solutionOptionalOptional
Turn-key Playout Solution for Signage
$200/per key
$200/per key
$200/per key
$200/per key