Review: SSL X-Patch Programmable Patchbay - YouTube
A look at the X-Patch digitally controlled analog 16x16 patch bay. Not cheap, but great if you have a pro setup and need recall outside the box
Home Recording Studio Build It Like The Pros
(Second Edition) by Rod Gervais . This book teaches you how to do all these things, from building a professional home studio to saving thousands of dollars in the process.