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Mitch Evans Wins Racing Title

September 10th, 2012

  Young Kiwi racer Mitch Evans (sponsored by Mako Networks) took the GP3 Series racing championship this weekend in Milan, Italy. The team at Mako congratulates Mitch on his success and the completion of a great season. Full details on Evans’ thrilling series victory and a recap of the final race of the season are… 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 and Phoenix Shortlisted for Retail Systems Awards

September 6th, 2012

Mako is delighted to announce that UK events company Underbelly, supported by Phoenix Managed Networks and Mako Networks, has earned a spot on the shortlist for the Retail Systems Awards in two categories. Underbelly’s ticketing and hospitality venues at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival and London Southbank were secured this festival season by a solution from Phoenix and… 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 ›

New White Paper Examines PCI and Partnerships

July 17th, 2012

Working together with five partners, Mako Networks recently completed a white paper that examines the relationship between service providers and customers in achieving and maintaining PCI DSS compliance. While great strides have been made relating to PCI compliance, it can be daunting for many merchants to understand and differentiate the myriad of outsourced compliance services and vendors available on the… Read more ›

Blog Post: Welcoming EMV – But Not a PCI Panacea

July 11th, 2012

By Simon Gamble It’s been an exciting time at Mako as we continue our expansion into the U.S. market. There’s no doubt that the world’s leading economy for card transactions will be an important one for Mako’s future. But it’s also a market that’s particularly interesting to us, as it’s presently in the midst of… Read more ›

Mako Announces Level 1 PCI DSS Certification for Third Consecutive Year

June 25th, 2012

Mako Networks has been certified for a third consecutive year as compliant with the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standards (PCI DSS). Mako was the first network management company in the world to pass the rigorous audit process in 2010, and today continues its market leadership as a Level 1 service provider – the highest… Read more ›