Recent News / Press Releases

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July 27th, 2010

CanIt 7.0.6 Anti-Spam Software Released

Roaring Penguin Software upgrades their CanIt line of anti-spam software for ISPs, Web Hosts, Universities, and Managed Services Providers.

Ottawa, Ontario, Canada – The fight against spam got a little bit easier as Roaring Penguin Software Inc., makers of the acclaimed CanIt-PRO, CanIt-Domain-PRO and Hosted CanIt anti-spam software solutions, announced the release of CanIt 7.0.6

June 16th, 2010

Roaring Penguin Software announces DNS Based IPv6 reputation list

Leading anti-spam vendor makes IPv6 reputation list available to Universities and ISPs running IPv6 based mail servers

Roaring Penguin offers a DNS-based IPv6 Reputation List to qualified institutions running IPv6 based mail servers. As IPv6 adoption increases, inevitably spammers will begin transmitting spam via IPv6. Roaring Penguin's anti-spam products have been IPv6-ready since August 2009 and have been collecting IPv6 reputation data for many months. Roaring Penguin's President David Skoll remarked, "We are seeing IPv6 spam and signs of IPv6 botnets in the wild; any organization wishing to deploy IPv6 needs an IPv6-ready email security system."

May 31st, 2010

Canadian Government Reintroduces Anti-Spam Bill

Electronic Commerce Protection Act recognizes Government's role in combatting spam

The re-introduction of Bill C-27, "The Electronic Commerce Protection Act" is a major step forward in spam fighting in Canada. With provisions of penalties of up to $1 Million for individuals and $10 Million for companies, it should be enough to drive the major Canadian Spammers offshore or, better yet, out of the business completely.

April 12th, 2010

CanIt 7.0 Anti-Spam Software Released

Roaring Penguin Software upgrades their CanIt line of anti-spam software for ISPs, Web Hosts, Universities, and Managed Services Providers.

Ottawa, Ontario, Canada – The fight against spam just got easier as Roaring Penguin Software Inc., makers of the acclaimed CanIt-PRO, CanIt-Domain-PRO and Hosted CanIt anti-spam solutions, announced the release of CanIt 7.0.

March 30th, 2010

Roaring Penguin Software to Support Level Platforms Managed Services Renovation Series 2010

Roaring Penguin Software’s integration with Managed Workplace featured in 10 city tour

Roaring Penguin Software Inc., makers of the acclaimed CanIt line of anti-spam solutions, today announced that they will be supporting the Level Platforms Managed Services Renovation Series 2010 Tour.


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March 25th, 2010

Roaring Penguin Software Announces Support for N-able Technologies’ N-central® 7.0

Roaring Penguin Software’s CanIt integrates with N-able’s new N-central 7.0 to remotely monitor and manage anti-spam software and appliances

Roaring Penguin Software Inc., makers of the acclaimed CanIt line of anti-spam solutions, today announced an expanded technology alliance with N-able Technologies® which includes the managed services technology pioneer’s new N-central® 7.0 remote management and monitoring (RMM) platform with groundbreaking freemium software.


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March 12th, 2010

Email 101 White Paper Released

Roaring Penguin Software Inc. is pleased to announce the release of Email 101.


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January 18th, 2010

Roaring Penguin Software Announces Support for Level Platforms Managed Workplace 2010

Roaring Penguin Software's CanIt integrates with Level Platform’s Managed Workplace software to monitor anti-spam appliances

18 Jan 2010 – Ottawa, Ontario, Canada – Roaring Penguin Software Inc., makers of the acclaimed CanIt line of anti-spam solutions, announced that they have partnered with Level Platforms, a leading provider of remote monitoring and management software, to offer a solution to the challenge of monitoring the anti-spam portion of their customers e-mail communications infrastructure.

December 8th, 2009

Symfoni Software Case Study Released

Symfoni Software AS, the largest IBM-based software company in Scandinavia has selected CanIt-Domain-PRO to protect their business customers from spam. Symfoni serves over 700 large businesses in Norway, Denmark and Sweden.

October 19th, 2009

Steve Thom Wins Netbook at N-Able Conference

Congratulations to Steve Thom of Steven Thom and Associates of North Aurora, Illinois who won our first prize of a Starling Netbook at the N-Able conference in Phoenix, AZ last week.


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Congratulations also to Rick Monnig of TechSolutions Inc of Wilmington Delaware who took home the 2nd prize, a DVD entitled "March of the Penguins"