miniDB is a small and fast isam/btree library/program for record based access, used as standalone or as client/server. It features a small footprint, multi-field indexes, autoincrement fields, and database logging. All data is kept in a pure ASCII file, so you can also use grep and awk on it.
mxODBC is an extension package that provides a Python Database API compliant interface to ODBC 3.5 capable database drivers and managers. In addition to the capabilities provided through the standard API it also provides a rich set of catalog methods that allow you to scan the database for tables, procedures, etc. Furthermore, it uses the mxDateTime package for date/time value interfacing eliminating most of the problems these types normally introduce (other in/output formats are available too). Supported database targets are MySQL, Solid, Sybase, Oracle, Infomix, Adabas, MS Access, MS SQL Server and many other databases with ODBC drivers. Also supported are the Windows ODBC manager and the Unix ODBC managers iODBC and unixODBC, as well as the EasySoft ODBC-ODBC bridge.
mysqldiff is a Perl script which compares the data structures (i.e. table definitions) of two MySQL databases and returns the differences as a sequence of MySQL commands suitable for piping into mysql which will transform the structure of the first database to be identical to that of the second (c.f. diff and patch). Database structures can be compared whether they are files containing table definitions or existing databases, local or remote.
nexB OpenAssets is a tool for inventorying, managing, and monitoring applications, software, hardware, networks, and generally any IT asset. It is designed so that system administrators, IT, and finance can determine what they have, how it is configured, what it is used for, and how much it is being used, so that informed decisions can be made. It complements existing network management software, integrates with a growing number of protocols and tools, and features no-agent discovery and inventory, configuration management including dependencies and correlation, monitoring, and reporting. It makes extensive and innovative use of XML, Xpath, and Xquery.