PostgreSQL is a powerful, open source object-relational database system that's been under active development for over 15 years. This JumpBox includes PostgreSQL 8 along with PHPPgAdmin set up and ready to run. The PostgreSQL server is network-accessible and provides a great storage engine for a broad array of applications.
ScrudgeWare is a 100% GPL (or other freely licensed) GNU/Linux distro designed to build a simple ("bare bones") system on which the user can add any software they choose. As part of the basic framework, a system will be devised to allow users to share their customizations (or custom distros).
MIDAS is a data acquisition system for small and medium size particle and nuclear experiments in physics running under Linux, Windows, and VxWorks. It contains all necessary software to gather data on front-end computers from VME, FASTBUS, and CAMAC, analyze data using PAW and ROOT, and store data on disks and tape. It contains a slow control system with history capabilities and a Web-based user frontend.