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Looking to Meet the Upcoming Outdoor EMV Deadline? CBE Can Help!

September 11th, 2020

CBE is a leader in offering Integrated EMV Solutions Featuring Verifone® Commander POS Systems and Mako Networks’ Integrated Firewalls and Managed Switches CBE has been installing and supporting Mako Networks solutions for many years, a partnership that was enhanced when Mako became one of the first Verifone-certified firewall/router systems in the early stages of the… Read more ›

Mako Networks Intrusion Detection and Prevention System Delivers Next-Gen Firewall Functionality on Mako 6600 Appliances

September 1st, 2020

Mako’s Central Management System allows IDS/IPS to be managed remotely for any number of globally or locally distributed locations using Mako 6600 network appliances. Mako Networks’ enhanced intrusion detection and prevention system (IDS/IPS) extends enhanced Next-Generation Firewall (NGFW) security capabilities to customers using Mako 6600 firewall appliances. NGFW technology improves network traffic filtering by performing… Read more ›

UK-Based EvolveODM Named First Mako Networks Platinum Partner

August 6th, 2020

EvolveODM’s managed network solutions incorporate Mako technology to build secure, fully managed wide area networks for global enterprises in the UK, Europe, Australia, the US, and Canada. Elgin, IL, August 6, 2020 – Mako Networks named top reseller EvolveODM as its first Platinum Partner after a strong 2019 and Q1 2020. EvolveODM’s managed network solutions incorporate Mako Networks technologies at thousands of large-brand locations including KFC, Subway, Burger King, Starbucks, Costa Coffee, Esso, Shell, and BP. These secure, enterprise SD-WAN solutions blend EvolveODM’s own GDPR compliant Wi-Fi… Read more ›

Mako VPN Cloud Partner Tecmark Streamlines C-Store Loyalty Program Deployments

June 3rd, 2020

By participating in the Mako VPN Cloud Partner Program, Tecmark makes services on their network directly available to distributed retailers utilizing Mako Networks security solutions.  ELGIN, IL, June 4, 2020 Tecmark recently joined the Mako VPN Cloud Partner program, making their customer loyalty programs easier to deploy to C-stores using secure Mako VPN Cloud technology. Tecmark and Mako share a common client base, and… Read more ›

Sinclair Subsidizing Outdoor EMV Upgrades for Dealers

May 27th, 2020

Sinclair is helping dealers upgrade their network infrastructure to support outdoor EMV. Part of the network upgrade includes adding Mako managed switches and Mako 6600-M/LTE network firewalls. ELGIN, IL, May 27, 2020 Despite the payment card industry moving the deadline to support EMV smart payment cards (chip cards) back to April 2021, Sinclair is offering… Read more ›

Umojo Partners With Mako Networks to Enhance the Security and Reliability of Their Industry-Leading Parking Automation Solutions

May 6th, 2020

Umojo’s Park On Call solution uses Mako managed network appliances to ensure PCI DSS compliance over easily scalable and robust wide area networks. ELGIN, IL, May 6, 2020 – Umojo and Mako Networks have partnered to integrate Mako networking technology with Umojo’s groundbreaking Park On Call system, which delivers industry-leading parking automation by connecting thousands… Read more ›

Mako Networks Has Ready-to-Install, Cost-Effective Solutions for Rapidly-Deployed Network Upgrades

April 23rd, 2020

The unprecedented COVID-19 shelter-in-place order has accelerated the need for distributed enterprises to decentralize their network infrastructure and update their related security policies; Mako’s managed products and services that can help remedy these security and network performance challenges are available now. The unprecedented lockdown in response to the spread of the COVID-19 virus has brought… Read more ›