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In The News: Fit Small Business

October 30th, 2014

Mako Networks’ Co-Founder and President Simon Gamble was quoted by Fit Small Business in the U.S. regarding the need for small businesses to prioritize cyber security. Simon comments on the importance of implementing PCI compliance measures to protect credit card transactions against hackers. You can read the full article at Fit Small Business – PCI Compliance: Protect Your Business From Credit… Read more ›

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August 14th, 2014

Mako Networks was included in a panel of security experts invited to give their perspectives on the largest threats to corporate reputations. It was no surprise that the group was nearly unanimous: data breaches are the most damaging threat to a business today, as evidenced in numerous incidents and headlines this year. The combination of… Read more ›

In The News: NZ Tech Podcast

November 12th, 2013

Mako Networks was featured at the 40:12 mark in last week’s edition of the NZ Tech Podcast, the number one locally produced podcast in iTunes. The hosts discuss Mako’s recent deal with Sprint and success in the U.S. market, growth from the Kiwi Landing Pad, how its cloud-managed networking technology  was “ahead of its time”. You can… Read more ›

In The News: Payments Source

September 5th, 2013

Mako Networks’ Co-Founder and President Simon Gamble was quoted by Payments Source magazine in the U.S. regarding the challenges in implementing EMV (chip-and-PIN) cards at pay-at-the-pump gas stations, and why higher bandwidth connections will be needed to move the increased data volumes the cards require. You can read the full article at the link below (subscription… Read more ›

In The News: NZ Entrepreneur

August 22nd, 2013

Our friends at NZ Entrepreneur magazine featured Mako Networks’ Co-Founder Simon Gamble in their August issue, part of a special feature about ‘Going Global’, with advice on successfully establishing a presence in the U.S. Check out Simon’s article starting on page seven in the magazine below: Read more ›

In The News: New Zealand Herald

August 15th, 2013

The New Zealand Herald (the country’s largest daily newspaper) stopped by the Kiwi Landing Pad in San Francisco to interview Mako Networks and other companies that have used the facility to successfully establish a North American presence. Check out the clip below or read the accompanying story to learn about Mako’s journey. Our segment starts… Read more ›

In The News: ONE News

July 19th, 2013

Simon Gamble, Mako Networks’ Co-Founder and President for North America, appeared on ONE News as part of a feature story about New Zealand businesses experiencing great commercial success in the United States. Watch the full story over on the TVNZ website. Read more ›

In The News: Bill Farmer on Radio New Zealand

February 8th, 2013

Mako Networks CEO BIll Farmer was interviewed on Radio New Zealand yesterday following announcement of a new partnership with IP Solutions in Australia. During the session, he also discussed Mako’s international expansion and the growing impact of card fraud on the Australian market. Click here to hear Bill’s comments on the Checkpoint radio program. Read more ›

In The News: ONE News

March 27th, 2012

Mako Networks CEO Bill Farmer appeared on ONE News last night to discuss card fraud, the online marketplace for stolen details, and ATM skimming attacks reported across Auckland. Watch the full story over on the TVNZ website.     Read more ›

In The News: NZ Tech Podcast

January 9th, 2012

Mako Networks Co-Founder Simon Gamble was a special guest recently on a holiday edition of the NZ Tech Podcast, discussing credit card fraud and ways consumers can keep their details safe during the busy holiday shopping season. With all the increased retail activity during this time as shoppers pull out their plastic, fraud incidents spike… Read more ›