Tikal, an open source provider of application lifecycle management suites, has released Tikal Eclipse , an open source Eclipse-based distribution which combines the Eclipse binaries with a broad range of Eclipse plugins for Java, J2EE, C/C++, Perl, PHP and Python. With Tikal Eclipse, you get a quick installation and update of a reliable Eclipse distribution. Tikal kept the distribution installation binaries set down to one small single file, and plug-ins and enhancements are available online for download. Tikal also supports automatic, ongoing upgrades via the network. Tikal Eclipse was built using Tikal Update Manager and Mirror Manager technologies for managing large scale, tailor-made Eclipse distributions.