WUProp@home is a non-intensive project that uses Internet-connected computers to collect workunits properties of BOINC projects such as computation time, memory requirements, checkpointing interval or report limit. You can participate by downloading and running a free program on your computer.
This is a very important BOINC project because of continuous, automatic application monitoring by any client running this along with other BOINC projects.
Lotsa info can be gleaned from their database and forum. Good example: