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Sinclair Stations Simplify Network Setup with Mako Networks

May 7th, 2019

Sinclair stations can eliminate redundant network components from their networks by using Mako Networks 6000-series appliances. ELGIN, IL, May 7, 2019 – Sinclair stations using Gilbarco Passport POS systems used to need a serial-to-IP converter called a MicroNode to send credit card payments to First Data. When sites move to the new Sinclair standard network… Read more ›

Mako Networks and Cicis Restaurants Expand Successful Relationship

April 9th, 2019

Mako Networks to service all Cicis restaurants, upgrade Mako hardware, and increase cellular data transfer speeds. ELGIN, Illinois, April 9, 2019 – Mako Networks will deliver PCI-compliant managed network appliances and services to all 430+ Cicis restaurants nationwide, expanding a successful relationship where Mako appliances are currently in use at half of Cicis locations. All… Read more ›

Mako Networks Introduces New 7000 Series VPN Concentrator

April 2nd, 2019

The Mako 7600 is the latest evolution of Mako’s mid-level VPN concentrator/gateway appliance, featuring faster VPN throughput than its predecessor. ELGIN, IL, April 2, 2019 – The new Mako 7600 VPN concentrator/high throughput gateway replaces Mako’s popular 7582 as that model heads into retirement. The 7600 builds on the 7582’s success in protecting corporate networks… Read more ›

Mako Networks’ New 6600 Series Appliances Are Available Now

March 5th, 2019

The new Mako 6600-M showcases the latest Mako technology and builds on Mako’s reputation of being FAST AND FLEXIBLE, SCALABLE AND SECURE. ELGIN, IL, March 5, 2019 – The Mako 6600-M continues Mako’s legacy of design innovation, building on the highly secure 6500 platform and incorporating new features that deliver faster, more flexible business networking. With… Read more ›

Mako VPN Cloud Offers Secure, Reliable SD-WAN for Distributed Networks

February 26th, 2019

Mako Networks’ flexible VPN Cloud solution meets the stringent security and reliability demands of modern business networks without sacrificing speed or compromising value. ELGIN, IL, February 26, 2019 – Mako VPN Cloud from Mako Networks offers an unbeatable combination of price, speed, security, and reliability for distributed networks of virtually any size. It is designed… Read more ›

Mako Networks Signs Exclusive Agreement with Sinclair Oil to Deliver Managed Network Appliances and Services

February 19th, 2019

Mako managed network appliances and services are now available to all Sinclair dealers. ELGIN, IL, February 19, 2019– Mako Networks has signed an exclusive agreement with Sinclair Oil Corporation to deliver PCI-compliant managed network appliances and services to Sinclair dealers nationwide. Dealers will acquire Mako’s services directly from Sinclair. Sinclair will deploy Mako’s newest 6600-M/LTE… Read more ›

Mako Networks Certified as Managed Network Service Provider for Both Gilbarco and Verifone

February 12th, 2019

Mako offers certified MNSP services for key petroleum industry POS systems. ELGIN, IL, February 12, 2019 – Mako Networks has successfully completed the Managed Network Service Provider (MNSP) certification processes for two key petroleum industry point-of-sale (POS) systems:  Gilbarco Passport and Verifone Commander. Mako Gilbarco and Verifone MNSP services have been trialled by the major… Read more ›

Mako Networks Achieves Verifone Certification

September 17th, 2018

Mako to offer Certified Managed Firewall/Zone Router Solutions for Verifone Commander Point of Sale Systems Verifone has announced that as of later this year or early 2019, it will no longer support nor sell the current Cybera Enhanced Zone Router (EZR) solution. Previously, the Cybera EZR allowed access for Verifone’s help desk to access the… Read more ›