Runner is a simple and fast X11 menu for starting commands. It's meant to be a fast start menu for often used programs. It also contains a run dialog to enter arbitrary programs or select programs from a history file. It supports completion both from the history as well as the $PATH variable. It's also optimized for keyboard usage.
genpuppet is a script to automatically generate a puppet manifest based on a series of user inputs. Think of it as a kernel "make config" for puppet. With genpuppet, the most frequently used resources are prompted for so one can quickly generate a working manifest without having to concentrate on syntax and spacing.
Stem Desktop is a minimalistic Debian desktop for low-end hardware with limited memory (166Mhz / less than 64M). The goal is to find programs that have the smallest possible memory footprint. After installing *.deb packages on top of clean Debian, the desktop is ready to accept graphical logins.
If you're a developer of multiple projects, you'll find yourself needing to switch between multiple different version control systems. After working in one (e.g. SVN) for an hour, you may need to switch to a different one (e.g. git). Getting your fingers to switch is the difficult part, or remembering the right command line flags to use for the given tool. That's where The One Ring comes in: it provides a constant interface to all the version control systems, and your fingers only need to remember a single command regardless of what checkout directory your shell is sitting in.
Hatohol collects monitoring information from various monitoring systems and shows their integrated data on one screen. This enables the user to consolidate monitoring centers and operators even when monitored devices are being used in different places or with different monitoring software.