merlin - Module for Endless Redundancy and Loadbalancing In Naemon/Nagios
The Merlin project was initially started to create an easy way to set up distributed Nagios installations allowing Nagios processes to exchange information directly as an alternative to the standard Nagios way using NSCA.
... [More] When starting the Ninja project we realized that we could continue the work on Merlin and adopt the project to function as backend for Ninja by adding support for storing the status information in a database, fault tolerance and some other cool things. This means that Merlin now are responsible for providing status data, acting as a backend, for the Ninja GUI. [Less]
Merlin is a engine that's renderize the user interface at runtime, with information collected from object model, heuristic & empirical methods and a historical informations from developer environment.
Merlin is based on Metagen and my master thesis in Science Computer.
Based on ideas derivated from Merlin project (merlin.dev.java.net), Magoo uses reflection and bytecodes engineering to create a transparently layer of managed permissions in Java applications.
With a lightweight approach, any existing desktop or web application can be managed. Using a 'inverse
... [More] bit' technology, only revoked objects are stored, reducing the volume of information in system database. Taking advantagens of annotations, the integration with other security systems (like JAAS or Active Directory) and legacy applications (in house solutions) are extremally simple. [Less]