Recent News / Press Releases

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April 18th, 2008

Roaring Penguin to Exhibit at ISPCON

Roaring Penguin will be showing the latest release of our CanIt-PRO anti-spam software for Internet Service Providers (ISPs) at ISPCON. ISPCON will be held at Donald E. Stephens (Rosemont) Convention Center in Chicago, Illinois May 13-15. Roaring Penguin Software can be found at booth 311.

April 16th, 2008

Roaring Penguin VP Quoted in Security Matters

Bill White, Roaring Penguin Software's Vice President of Sales and Marketing was quoted extensively in Security Matters Spring 2008 edition. Published quarterly, Security Matters is the leading Canadian Magazine focused on Physical Security, IT Security and Risk Management for Small and Medium Business.

March 28th, 2008

Roaring Penguin Announces new Premium 24/7 Support Package

Roaring Penguin Software is pleased to announce the availability of Premium Support for our CanIt product line starting on 1 April 2008. With the purchase of premium support at $415 per month, you can enjoy 24/7 e-mail and pager support for your CanIt installation. For information on premium support, please e-mail

March 26th, 2008

CanIt 4.1 Released

MAJOR NEW FEATURE: Users can configure an RSS feed of pending incidents. This allows you to use your favourite RSS feed reader to monitor your trap.

MAJOR IMPROVEMENT: Pending notifications are only sent out if there are new pending messages. Also, you can configure notifications to be submittable forms; this allows you to accept or reject messages directly from your e-mail client without having to authenticate with CanIt.

January 22nd, 2008

Roaring Penguin Releases University of Western Ontario Anti-Spam case study

Jan 22 2008 Ottawa, Ontario, Canada - The University of Western Ontario (UWO) chose Roaring Penguin Software’s CanIt-PRO anti-spam solution to fight e-mail spam on its London, Ontario campus in 2005. Three years later we went back to see how it was performing .

December 12th, 2007

Roaring Penguin Releases Letourneau University Anti-Spam case study

Roaring Penguin Software rises to the challenge of fighting Spam at LeTourneau University in Texas. Letourneau University, is a private, non-denominational Christian university, based in Longview, providing undergraduate, graduate, and continuing education. Today, Roaring Penguin released their Case Study on fighting Spam at Letourneau University.

November 15th, 2007

Roaring Penguin Announces its New Web Site

You're looking at it !

The same great content but with a new and improved look and feel. Take a look around. We hope you will find the site is better laid out and more intuitive.

November 14th, 2007

Roaring Penguin Software launches CanIt 4.0.

Major improvements in leading Anti-Spam software package for ISPs, Web Hosts and Universities Ottawa, Ontario, Canada – The fight against spam just got easier as Roaring Penguin Software Inc. announced the release of the CanIt 4.0. The improvements included in CanIt 4.0 are reflected in the complete CanIt anti-spam line including CanIt-SMB, CanIt-PRO and CanIt-Domain-PRO.

September 10th, 2007

Educause 2007

The premier information technology event in higher education, EDUCAUSE 2007 will be held October 23–26 in Seattle, Washington. Roaring Penguin Software can be found at booth #517

Roaring Penguin at Educause

Roaring Penguin will offer live demonstrations of our CanIt-PRO anti-spam software for Universities at Educause. Educause will be held at the Seattle Oct 23-26, 2007. Roaring Penguin Software can be found at booth #517.