Tcss implements traffic shaping using iproute2 and iptables. It supports multiple network interfaces, layer7 shaping (l7-filter module is required), grouping of networks / hosts, bandwidth bursting, sharing bandwidth between networks within groups, network exclusions, and multiport rules, and can shape by TCP/UDP port, IP, network block, and layer7 (payload). It also supports a flat file or MySQL backend.
BigIP Opspanel is a Python-based RESTful API which allows you to see pool member statuses and to enable and disable Pool members in the F5 BigIP. The API can be used in deployment automation to help with releases. The UI is designed for Operations Teams to be able to keep an eye on session counts and to also enable and disable pool members as needed.