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Mako Networks Year in Review: 2019

January 22nd, 2020

Mako Networks enjoyed a record-setting year in 2019. Here are some highlights. Mako continued to grow in many verticals including the convenience and fuel retailing industry, welcoming Sinclair alongside a steadily increasing install base in existing customers. With a full lineup of high-security, high-performance networking products and services designed from the ground up for distributed… Read more ›

Mako VPN Cloud Partner Program Makes Securely Connecting Retailers to their Application Partners Easier, Faster, and More Cost-Efficient

January 9th, 2020

Partners participating in the Mako VPN Cloud Partner Program can make services on their networks directly available to distributed retailers utilizing Mako Networks security solutions. ELGIN, IL, January 9, 2020 – The Mako VPN Cloud Partner Program enables distributed retailer networks to connect securely, reliably, and easily to partner networks. Partners can deploy physical or… Read more ›

Driven Technologies Partners with Mako Networks to Deliver Industry-Leading Security Solutions

December 11th, 2019

Security solutions provider Driven Technologies uses the Mako System for customers who need secure end-to-end networking and reporting. ELGIN, IL, December 11, 2019 – Mako Networks and Driven Technologies have agreed to a supply contract for Mako 7600 VPN concentrators and 6600-M edge appliances to secure Driven Technologies’ redundant data centers and customer locations nationwide.… Read more ›

Mako Networks Prepares for Surge in Petroleum Zone Router Replacements as Outdoor EMV POS Deadline Nears

November 26th, 2019

Mako is certified by both Verifone and Gilbarco to provide managed network appliances and services needed for petroleum outdoor EMV POS deployment, including zone router replacement. CHICAGO, IL, September 24, 2019 – In response to card brand requirements for modernizing network security prior to EMV POS deployment, leading petroleum POS providers Verifone and Gilbarco have… Read more ›

Mako Adds T-Mobile Cellular Option

November 13th, 2019

Mako US customers can now choose T-Mobile as their cellular data service provider for preconfigured Mako appliances. ELGIN, IL, November 13, 2019– Mako Networks has added T-Mobile as a cellular data service provider option to deliver LTE WAN connectivity for preconfigured Mako appliances. T-Mobile joins BT, Telstra, Spark, Orange, Jersey Telecom, Sprint, and Verizon as… Read more ›

Mako to Showcase at NACS 2019

September 18th, 2019

Re: Mako Networks at the NACS Show in Atlanta, October 1-4 CHICAGO, IL, September 18, 2019– Mako Networks is back at NACS for 2019. Mako is set to showcase new c-store offerings, including its latest Mako 6600 edge appliances. NACS, the annual convenience and fuel retailing industry event that brings industry professionals together to learn,… Read more ›

Mako Merchant PCI Helps Merchants Satisfy Additional PCI Requirements

September 9th, 2019

Merchant PCI Services Add Network Vulnerability Scanning, SAQ Tools, and More to Mako’s PCI-Compliance Offerings ELGIN, IL, September 9, 2019 – In addition to providing secure equipment, encrypted data transmission and robust PCI DSS configuration options, Mako Networks now offers enhanced Merchant PCI services to assist merchants with their quarterly network vulnerability scans, semi-annual network… Read more ›

Mako’s Expert Deployment Services Make Rollouts a Breeze

August 21st, 2019

Mako Networks’ Project Management and Field Services Teams Ensure Customer Deployment Projects Run Smoothly, Finish On Time, and Stay Within Budget ELGIN, IL, August 21, 2019 – Mako Networks is a full service technology vendor, offering secure delivery and maintenance of all Mako networking and voice products as well as related technologies such as Ubiquiti… Read more ›

Your Pie Brick Oven Pizza Parlors Rely on Mako to Fuel Continued Growth

August 8th, 2019

Your Pie Restaurants, Recently Rated One of the Best Values in Franchising, Relies Exclusively on Mako Networks Edge Appliances To Protect POS Transactions as their Business Continues To Expand ELGIN, Illinois, August 8, 2019 – Mako Networks delivers PCI-compliant managed network appliances and services to all Your Pie restaurants as the fast casual restaurant company… Read more ›