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Cloud Packet Core


Building on market leading virtual Evolved Packet Core (EPC) applications, Ericsson is dedicated to supporting our customers on a smooth evolution from EPC to dual mode core operations, 5G EPC and 5GC. We ensure flexibility, fast time to market and efficiency in operations. On the way, Ericsson Cloud Packet Core - which supports more than 100 commercial virtual EPC customer networks - today provides a variety of use cases. Some of these are brand-new and are enabled by this new technology, while others are currently evolving use cases with a new level of automation and speed. For example: 

Mobile broadband

Modernizing and managing capacity growth, adding sites, and migrating to datacenters. From complete virtual EPC and user management deployed in a single COTS server for thousands of users to more traditional large-scale MBB operations with more...

Our range of products
Packet Core Controller

Cloud native control plane signaling processing function in Ericsson´s dual-mode 5G Cloud Core offering.

Packet Core Gateway

Cloud native user plane traffic processing and gateway function in dual-mode 5G Cloud Core offering

Local Packet Gateway

Supports service providers to add versatility and flexibility to their network deployments


Ericsson SGSN-MME is the world’s most widely deployed SGSN/MME of the market.

Evolved Packet Gateway

Supports mission critical fixed and mobile networks with features supporting cellular service offerings.

Wi-Fi Mobility Gateway

Integrates the traffic from non-3GPP networks, both trusted and untrusted, into the mobile packet core.