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The brain of your mobile network

If you provide internet or communication services, your network needs a packet core. Magma is a next-generation packet core that delivers the latest innovations at a lower cost of ownership.

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Built for communication
service providers

Magma was designed from the ground up to deliver flexibility and openness for the next generation of service providers including MNOs, ISPs, MSOs, and Satellite providers.

With a rich ecosystem of

Magma was adopted by a thriving set of system integrators, distro creators, and plug-in vendors.

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Open source platform

Magma’s open-source approach delivers exponential flexibility, openness, and lower costs that can be fully leveraged by our robust community.

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Not your traditional EPC

Easy to deploy

Get up and running quickly with Magma-embedded hardware and qualified partners who can help you implement Magma.

No licensing fees

Magma is open-source and has no licensing fees. Switching to Magma could save you 70% on your CAPEX and OPEX.


Magma interoperates with a broad range of equipment helping you avoid vendor lock-in and enjoy enhanced flexibility.

Rich developer support

Magma is backed by a robust developer community, ensuring cutting-edge features, quality assurance, and free upgrades.

Open APIs

Integrate with your existing BSS/OSS or a new bread of management platforms using simple to use yet robust and open APIs.

3GPP compliant

Compliant converged packet core that supports 4G (S1U, S1-MME), 5G NSA, 5G SA (N1, N2, N3), and integration with third party HSS, OCS and PCRF.

Local breakout

Skip unnecessary backhaul traffic and deliver user traffic to the internet at the most efficient and cost effective location.

Why service providers are using Magma

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