Updated Dec, 15th 2012
Was looking at creating the Ruby Web app and using a RSS type grabba to get build updates and automation (unit and functional) metrics from a build server.
Only got this much done so far
Heroku - http://avare.herokuapp.com/
Github - https://github.com/sgriffiths/AVARE
nice intro to rails, enjoyed the course. Was made somewhat more difficult doing it on a Windows box but wasnt that bad.