Actually Webclan you might be interested in Hivetool.org and Hivetool.net.
which is an open source project comprised of beekeepers who work with technology as technicians, engineers, programmers and database and system administrators. Their goal is to produce software and hardware tools to monitor, manage and research bees and honey production. See hivetool.org for software, hardware recommendations, instructions, plans and user manuals. Hivetool.net provides real time access to the network of hives. they are getting close to plug and play with their technology and have hive weight, humidity and temp monitoring using their equipment in the USA, Europe and Australia. It is all very reasonably priced and operational but you need a bit of technical know-how background.