Recent News / Press Releases

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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.

July 29th, 2008

Roaring Penguin Software and Level Platforms Combine to allow monitoring of Anti­Spam Appliances

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

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.

July 14th, 2008

Roaring Penguin Software to Exhibit at CompTIA's Annual Breakaway Conference

Roaring Penguin will rev up its reseller program at the IT industry's premier networking event. Roaring Penguin Software is putting a renewed focus on Channel Recruitment. "We are specifically looking for Managed Service Partners (MSPs) who target the SMB space," said Bill White, VP Sales and Marketing. "We will be making announcements around our CanIt-SMB anti-spam appliance and around remote monitoring of all of our appliances," said White.

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July 9th, 2008

Spammers Grab a “Pass” into your Inbox

Spammers crack CAPTCHAs to steal free e-mail providers' reputations

OTTAWA, July 9 2008: Roaring Penguin Software Inc. analyzed three weeks worth of data collected via its RPTN data-collection system and revealed a worrying trend: Spammers are increasingly using free e-mail providers to avoid IP address-based reputation systems. These systems track mail sent by various IP addresses and assign each IP address a rating. Some anti-spam software operates largely or exclusively on the basis of the IP address rating.