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

June 10th, 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 10, 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 ›

Mako Networks Releases CMS-Managed Switch Line

April 2nd, 2020

Mako managed switches feature GbE PoE ports and full management via the Mako Central Management System. ELGIN, IL, April 2, 2020 – A new line of managed switches are available now from Mako Networks in 8-port and 24-port versions, allowing extension of the Mako secure networking solution into a broader range of applications and increasing… Read more ›

Mako Networks Launches New Dashboard to Provide Enhanced Network Management and Visibility

March 24th, 2020

The new Mako Dashboard is a cloud-based tool for displaying enterprise-wide network status. The interface scales to allow secure access on shared screens in network operations centers, as well as providing access on individual devices including mobile phones. Mako Dashboard is designed to help support teams proactively manage network health and coordinate responses to network… Read more ›

Mako Networks to Supply Sunoco With Managed Network Appliances and Services

March 17th, 2020

Mako Networks and Sunoco LP have agreed to a direct supply contract allowing for delivery of PCI-compliant Mako managed network appliances and services to Sunoco dealers nationwide. Dealers will acquire Mako managed services directly from Sunoco. Sunoco deploys Mako’s newest 6600-series edge appliances with an embedded dual-SIM LTE module and an active pooled cellular data… Read more ›

A Message from Mako Networks Regarding COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

March 9th, 2020

The Coronavirus situation is a concern for everyone. Mako is actively monitoring available information and is taking steps to ensure the safety of our employees and partners and the continuity of our operations. As a PCI compliant organization and cloud service provider, we have long had business continuity and disaster preparedness plans in place. While… Read more ›

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 ›