Ottawa, Ontario, Canada (PRWEB) January 3, 2005
Tour with Linux or UNIX experience can now implement a solution, a leading business anti-spam/anti-virus free of charge. Roaring Penguin Software today announced that its acclaimed CanIt anti-spam software will be available free for organizations with up to fifty e-mail users.
CanIt, a server-side anti-spam solution for servers, Linux / UNIX, was released commercially in 2002 to reduce the time required to manage spam and to avoid loss of legitimate e-mails. This product quickly became the basis for many popular anti-spam/anti-virus solutions used by enterprises, universities, colleges and government offices around the world.
David Skoll, Roaring Penguin? with President and CEO and main promoter of Linux, said, Â? CanIt was based on open-source technologies and access to the open source community. CanIt provided the foundation for a successful commercial product line, and we thought that this free offer will be fitting way to say ‘thank you’ for Linux community.Â? He said, Â? Each mail server knows how much time and effort to control spam are tied. CanIt reduces the problems associated with handling junk e-mail and is intuitive for system administrators who have worked with open-source filtering tools in past.Â?
CanIt free version is available for any organization is a mail server and can be used to protect up to 50 e-mail inboxes. This software can be installed either directly on the mail server, Linux, or on a dedicated Linux machine to protect non-Linux servers. The product is Clam AntiVirus software. Free CanIt can be downloaded from this page: http://www.roaringpenguin.com/anti_spam/free_canit.php?=pr
For environments with more than 50 mailboxes the professional version of CanIt, CanIt-PRO offers a modern graphical user interface, user preferences, and control is currently used in organizations and campuses of up to 120,000 users. For businesses that do not use Linux / UNIX mail servers, CanIt device serves as a mail gateway between the Internet and e-mail server. Both commercial solutions are available through Roaring Penguin.
CanIt is based on open-source MIMEDefang mail inspection and manipulation software and provides a simple interface online to quickly scan quarantined e-mail messages, legitimate messages and deal with the problem of e-mail. In addition to content-based scanning and Bayesian statistical analysis, CanIt contains proprietary heuristics, providing a ‘cocktail’ approach to fighting spam.
founded in 1999, Roaring Penguin Software Inc., specializes in e-mail filtering. The company focuses on fighting spam at the mail server with the acclaimed MIMEDefang and CanIt product lines. Today, Roaring Penguin develops, deploys and supports its spam-and virus-fighting products for customers that include campuses, ISPs, web hosts, large enterprises and government agencies. For more information visit www.roaringpenguin.com
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