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Mako Networks Becomes Authorized PCI Solution Vendor For Citgo Petroleum Stations

April 1st, 2016

Chicago, IL – Citgo Petroleum has approved the Mako Networks’ PCI compliant network services for Citgo-branded petroleum stations throughout North America.  Citgo’s approval of Mako gives Citgo jobbers four authorized firewalls to choose from to protect their cardholder data environments.   With an easy-to-use cloud-based Central Management System (CMS), Mako allows jobbers and marketers to manage… Read more ›

D&S Communications acquisition allows smooth continuation of client services

February 2nd, 2016

Mako Networks’ recent acquisition by D&S Communications has empowered the company to continue to enhance client services and support while growing Mako’s global network management footprint through partners. Aligning with partners in the USA, UK and Europe, New Zealand and Australia is allowing Mako to focus extensively on technology development and enhanced support while leveraging… Read more ›

D&S Communications acquires Mako assets

October 6th, 2015

D&S Communications acquires Mako assets Elgin IL and Auckland New Zealand, 6 October 2015 (CST)– US telecommunications service provider D&S Communications has acquired the assets of New Zealand company Mako Networks from the company‘s receivers. D&S Communications acquired the rights to all intellectual property relating to Mako’s branded network appliances and cloud-based Central Management System,… Read more ›

VPN Cloud: Easily scalable networks

May 27th, 2015

Mako’s latest innovation is VPN Cloud, an easy way to create secure, scalable, redundant networks with fast performance and reliability. This changes the face of managing small-to-medium business networks, with exciting rewards for enterprise-level customers as well. Find out more about VPN Cloud Read more ›

Compromised retail outlets up 43% year-over-year – The Green Sheet

April 14th, 2015

ISO and Multilevel Security advocate site The Green Sheet published shocking findings on the state of retail-level network security. The article adds more evidence to the observation that hackers and cyber-attacks are not only targeting smaller, more numerous outlets than enterprise-level businesses, but that theft of non-payment card data is gaining momentum. In this plain-language… Read more ›

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 ›

Case Studies: SOHO Systems Builds Customer Success With Mako

October 2nd, 2014

One of Mako Networks’ leading New Zealand reseller partners is Auckland-based SOHO Systems. The team at SOHO have been working hard to meet customer demand and found great success in using Mako to connect and protect their customers, complemented by reporting and control features that provide greater insight into how their network is used. Darren… Read more ›

Case Study: Mako Networks and BullsEye Telecom Partner for Success

September 23rd, 2014

When BullsEye Telecom wanted to find a way to stand out from the crowd, it chose Mako Networks to offer a bundled solution that combines voice, broadband, managed network and security services in one package. And the results are rolling in. Our latest case study shows how BullsEye Telecom has won new business across the country… Read more ›

Case Study: Gil Moore Oil ‘Fills Up’ On Failover

August 29th, 2014

Across the United States, Mako helps connect and protect small sites and distributed enterprises like franchises, chain restaurants, and gas stations. In our latest case study, the Gil Moore Oil Company was looking for ways to reduce costs, improve efficiencies, and ensure that technology was being used to the best of its capabilities at its… Read more ›