Nagios has been around for quite some time, but producing output it can consume is something of a black art. Only the plugin documentation actually explains what all the extra semicolons or extended formatting even mean. This is especially onerous when performance consuming add-ons expect a specific structure before operating properly. The NagAconda package strives to greatly simplify the process of actually generating Nagios output using Python.
PIMF (Php Is My Framework) is a micro framework for PHP that emphasises minimalism and simplicity. It is based on proven design patterns and a fast object relational mapping mechanism, and is designed to be easily updated without having to rewrite your projects. It includes mechanisms for easily coupling controllers to ExtJs and Dojo.