Recent News / Press Releases

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March 13th, 2009

Roaring Penguin Software Joins the MSPAlliance

Anti-spam provider Roaring Penguin to exhibit at MSPWorld

Roaring Penguin Software Inc., makers of the acclaimed CanIt line of anti-spam software solutions, announced that they have become a vendor member of the MSPAlliance. Roaring Penguin Software will be exhibiting their CanIt-SPE (Service Providers Edition) anti-spam software at MSPWorld April 30th-May 1st in Orlando, Florida.

March 9th, 2009

Roaring Penguin Software Celebrates 10th Anniversary as a leading Anti-spam Software Provider

We're going to party like its 1999!

In 1999, David Skoll founded a one man Linux consulting shop and called it Roaring Penguin Software. In 2002, David left his consulting practice behind and decided to focus exclusively on solving the then relatively new problem of spam. Roaring Penguin was born with a vision of a world without spam. Ten years later spam is still here, but Roaring Penguin's customers wouldn't know it. Since 1999, Roaring Penguin has achieved consistent revenue growth to become a small privately held profitable software development company based in Ottawa, Ontario Canada.

February 11th, 2009

Northern Voice & Data and Level Platforms Case Study Released

In 2008, Northern Voice and Data, an MSP with offices in North Bay and Sudbury, selected CanIt-PRO for their clients anti-spam needs. Among the reasons for selecting CanIt-PRO was its integration with Level Platforms' Managed Workplace monitoring software. This case study checks in to see how things are going 1 year down the road.

Northern Voice & Data / Level Platforms Case Study
To read the full story, click here (PDF)

January 7th, 2009

Roaring Penguin Software and GroundWork Open Source Deliver Easier Monitoring and Management of Anti-Spam

Roaring Penguin Software's CanIt integrates GroundWork Monitor to ensure availability and performance of critical anti-spam protection

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November 19th, 2008

Roaring Penguin Software Releases CanIt 5.0

19 Nov 2008 – Ottawa, Ontario, Canada – The fight against spam just got easier as Roaring Penguin Software Inc., makers of the acclaimed CanIt­PRO, CanIt­SPE and Hosted CanIt anti­spam solutions, announced the release of CanIt 5.0.

November 12th, 2008

Roaring Penguin Software Releases Hosted CanIt

Affordable Outsourced Anti Spam Protection now Available to Small and Medium Businesses

Ottawa, Ontario, Canada – Roaring Penguin Software Inc. announces the release of Hosted CanIt – an outsourced anti­-spam solution designed specifically for organizations with 10 to 100 employees.

October 6th, 2008

Roaring Penguin to Exhibit at N-Able Partner Summit

Roaring Penguin Software will be showing the latest release of our CanIt-PRO and CanIt-SPE (Service Providers Edition) anti-spam software for Managed Service Providers (MSPs) at N-Able's Partner Summit at the Dallas Marriott Quorum by the Galleria, Dallas TX, USA Oct 22 to 24, 2008.



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September 23rd, 2008

Roaring Penguin to Exhibit at CompTIA's Managed Services Summit

Roaring Penguin Software will be showing the latest release of our CanIt-PRO and CanIt-SPE (Service Providers Edition) anti-spam software for Managed Service Providers (MSPs) at CompTIA's Managed Services Summit at the InterContinental Miami, Miami, FL USA Oct 21 to 23, 2008.


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August 11th, 2008

Roaring Penguin Software and N-able Technologies Forge Alliance to Allow Solution Providers to Monitor Anti-Spam Appliances

Roaring Penguin Software's CanIt integrates with N-able’s N-Central to monitor and manage anti-spam appliances

Ottawa, Ontario, Canada – Roaring Penguin Software Inc., makers of the acclaimed CanIt line of anti-spam solutions, today announced an alliance with N-able Technologies, a leading global supplier of remote monitoring and management software and specialized business support services for managed service providers (MSPs), which integrates their technologies and enables channel partners to more effectively monitor and manage the anti-spam portion of their clients’ e-mail communications infrastructure.

August 5th, 2008

Roaring Penguin Announces Availability of SNMP monitoring

Simple Network Management Protocol Available Immediately in All CanIt Anti-Spam Solutions

5 August 2008 – Ottawa, Ontario, Canada – Roaring Penguin Software Inc. announces the integration of its CanIt-PRO and CanIt-Domain-PRO appliance with all standard SNMP monitoring systems. Roaring Penguin now offers SNMP agents and MIBs to monitor the performance and availability of its CanIt products.