Announcements

Mako Networks Announces Expanded PCI DSS Certification Including Wi-Fi

May 22nd, 2013

Company continues leadership in payment security with fourth consecutive Level 1 audit Mako Networks has today announced successful completion of its fourth consecutive Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) audit, certified as a Level 1 service provider—the highest level of qualification attainable. In this year’s audit, Mako was additionally certified for its Wi-Fi… Read more ›

Mako Continues U.S. Expansion, Adds Pre-Sales Engineer Ronak Patel

March 7th, 2013

Mako Networks has hired Ronak Patel of East Stroudsburg, Penn., as a pre-sales engineer in a newly created position on Mako’s North American team. He joins the company immediately, responsible for customer network evaluation, solution design, and implementation of Mako’s network management and security solutions. Patel’s most recent prior role was as National Sales Engineer for… Read more ›

Mako Networks and IP Solutions International Fight Growing Australian Card Fraud

February 7th, 2013

New partnership delivers security to card-present merchants Mako Networks has today announced a new partnership with IP Solutions International to bring enhanced payment card security services to the Australian market. The two companies have entered into an agreement for IP Solutions to sell Mako’s Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) services for card-present… Read more ›

Mako Networks Grows Asian Sales Channel, Announcing Four New Distributors

November 19th, 2012

New deals in Malaysia, Singapore and Philippines expand global presence Mako Networks has appointed new distribution partners in three key Asian markets, marking Mako’s first direct distributors in the region and further strengthening the company’s global presence. Mako Networks has reached agreements with Strateq of Malaysia, AMTI and 3D Networks of the Philippines and IT… Read more ›

Mako Networks Hires U.S. Business Development Manager Matthew Madden

November 5th, 2012

Mako Networks has hired Matthew Madden of San Francisco as a business development manager on Mako’s North American sales team. He joins the company November 5, responsible for channel sales, account management, and growth of Mako’s U.S. customer base. Matt joins Mako after working as the founder and principal of Values + Business Consulting for… Read more ›

Mako Wins Security Innovation of the Year

October 17th, 2012

Mako Networks has been announced as the winner of the Security Innovation of the Year category at the 2012 Digital Entrepreneur Awards. The event, held on 16 October at the landmark Hilton Hotel in Manchester, was attended by key figures and businesses from the UK’s digital industry. For merchants, Mako provides a unique cloud-based system used to… Read more ›

Mako Attains Elite Listing As Level One PCI DSS Provider With Visa Europe

September 10th, 2012

Mako has announced its listing with Visa Europe as a registered merchant agent. Mako joins an elite list of 45 vendors accredited for use by Visa merchants that pass stringent standards to provide merchant payment security. The Visa listing is designed to provide a pool of pre-approved technology and payment processing vendors that have passed… Read more ›

Mako Networks Hires U.S. Business Development Manager Guy Markus

September 7th, 2012

Mako Networks has hired Guy Markus of Atlanta as business development manager in a newly created position on Mako’s North American sales team. He starts with the company immediately, responsible for direct sales, account management, and growth of Mako’s U.S. customer base. Guy joins Mako after working as a strategic sales executive for Cybera, where… Read more ›

Mako Names Risc Group IT Solutions as UK Distributor

September 4th, 2012

Mako Networks has announced the appointment of Risc Group IT Solutions as a UK distribution partner. Risc Group IT Solutions will be the principal point of contact for the IT reseller channel purchasing Mako network appliances and user licences, and responsible for delivering pre- and post-sales support. Risc Group IT Solutions has more than 12… Read more ›

Mako Shortlisted for Digital Entrepreneur Awards

August 30th, 2012

Mako is pleased to announce that it has been shortlisted as a finalist in the Security Innovation of the Year category of the Digital Entrepreneur Awards in the UK. Representing Mako is our Commercial Manager for Europe, Chris Nation. As the world’s first PCI DSS-certified Level One network management company, Mako is pleased that the… Read more ›