Microwave Networks

Our microwave offering provides the lowest cost of ownership, whether it is for new mobile network rollouts, evolution of mobile networks, or fixed broadband over microwave.

Offering Description

MINI-LINK is the world's leading microwave solution, suitable for any network scenario. It enables flexible and speedy network rollout, and provides gigabit capacity and carrier-grade availability. Ericsson's microwave offering consists of a number of products:

  • MINI-LINK TN, a modular solution for evolving networks providing transport technology flexibility and integrated traffic handling
  • MINI-LINK CN, compact and cost efficient hop solutions for microwave transport
  • MINI-LINK PT, all outdoor solutions for packet microwave transport
  • MINI-LINK SP, multi access aggregation node and indoor unit for MINI-LINK PT 
  • MINI-LINK LH, an Ethernet Trunk Radio providing high capacities over long hops
  • Marconi LH, a compact high-capacity trunk radio solution for SDH

The complete solution includes ServiceOn, a common management system for all of Ericsson's microwave products.

Complete offering

This microwave offering is an important part of our Mobile Backhaul, which provides an end-to-end TDM and/or Ethernet backhaul solution that fully supports the vision of all-IP RAN over Ethernet.

Reduce costs

Our microwave offering enables deployment, evolution and migration of networks in a cost-efficient, step-by-step fashion, and fully supports the concept of lowest cost of ownership.

The hardware is highly flexible, and the high production capacity, along with the ability to offer complete turn-key site solutions, enables quick and efficient roll out of individual hops or complete networks. Ericsson can deliver large quantities of equipment with short lead times.



Microwave node solution with advanced packet functionality with integrated traffic handling. MINI-LINK TN is a unique microwave transmission node, handling single hops and access sites as well as ...


A compact end-node developed for cost efficient microwave hop solutions. It provides compact solutions for microwave transport and is built with simplicity in mind.


Zero footprint packet microwave solution - MINI-LINK PT provides a low TCO, with easy installation, no site building, and a low power consumption.


Ericsson SP are powerful packet aggregation nodes optimized for packet only networks offering multi-Gbit aggregation capacities. The SP family offers both switching and routing functionality with ...


A hybrid long-haul microwave solution providing high capacities.