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May 4, 2022 in Blog

Magma Release 1.7

Magma v1.7 (Mayon) has shipped! We are excited to announce the release of Magma v1.7! This release was the first release with major contributions from multiple organizations within the community.…
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May 3, 2022 in Blog

Magma Installation on Ubuntu 20.04

Follow along this post to see how to install Magma in a virtual environment on Ubuntu 20.04 and set up a basic LTE connection. Note 1: The Magma gateway cannot be…
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December 15, 2021 in Blog

Applying Cloud Native Principles to Wireless Networks

By Bruce Davie and Amar Padmanabhan There’s been a lot of discussion lately about adopting a “cloud native” approach to mobile and wireless networking, especially with the transition to 5G. The…
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September 7, 2021 in Blog

Control Planes Are More Than Signaling

By Bruce Davie and Amar Padmanabhan From the beginning of the Magma project, it was clear to those of us on the Technical Advisory Committee that to easily and efficiently connect new user…
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July 6, 2021 in Blog

Magma Release 1.6

Magma v1.6 (Glacier Peak) has shipped! It's with great pleasure that we announce the latest version of Magma, Glacier Peak, has shipped. It has been a great team effort and…
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June 6, 2021 in Blog

Magma Release 1.5.1

We are pleased to announce the v1.5.1 release for Magma. This release contains fixes for some known issues reported for the v1.5 release. See the release page for more information.
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May 14, 2021 in Blog

Software is Eating the Edge

By Bruce Davie and Amar Padmanabhan It is hard to believe that Marc Andreessen’s famous “Software is eating the world” essay is not yet ten years old. (It’s also hard to imagine someone…
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May 7, 2021 in Blog

Magma v1.6 Release Outlook

Following a successful v1.5 release, the stage has been set for further work to continue to grow the platform, add to the feature set and expand support to new use-cases.…
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April 28, 2021 in Blog

Magma Release 1.5

We are pleased to announce the v1.5 release for Magma. This release contains support for new features and fixes for several known issues. See the release page for more information.
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April 21, 2021 in Blog

Establishment of Magma Core Foundation and New Members Under Open Governance

Project embraces open governance model, creates new neutral, cross-community Technical Steering Committee open for collaboration Community welcomes 11 new member organizations fostering innovation for 5G mobile packet core Magma Core…
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March 29, 2021 in Blog

MagmaML: Towards Automated Management for Low-resource 5G Cellular Network Deployments

Troubleshooting of cellular networks is contributing billions of dollars to the operational expenditure (OPEX) of mobile network operators (MNOs) every year. This process involves monitoring KPIs throughout the network and…
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March 16, 2021 in Blog

Magma Release 1.4

We are pleased to announce the v1.4 release for Magma. This release contains support for new features and fixes for several known issues. See the release page for more information.
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February 11, 2021 in Blog

Magma Developers Conference Videos

We had over 580 people join us from 58 countries around the world on February 3rd for the Mamga Developer's Conference. We are pleased to announce that videos of each…
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January 29, 2021 in Blog

Open Infrastructure Foundation Magma Community Update 2021

Magma is an open-source software platform that delivers an open, flexible and extendable mobile network core solution. Magma’s mission is to connect the world to a faster network by enabling service…
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January 27, 2021 in Blog

Magma Developers Conference 2020

Feb 3, 2020 8:30am-4:30pm PST Location: Virtual Event One week from today on February 3, the Magma community will be hosting the Magma Developers Conference. This virtual conference will be an…
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January 15, 2021 in Blog

Magma Release 1.3.3

We are pleased to announce the v1.3.3 hotfix release for Magma. This release contains contains fixes for some known issues affecting the stability and usability of the v1.3, v1.3.1 and…
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December 4, 2020 in Blog

Magma Release 1.3.2

We are pleased to announce the v1.3.2 hotfix release for Magma. This release contains contains fixes for some known issues affecting the stability and usability of the v1.3 and v1.3.1…
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November 10, 2020 in Blog

Magma Release 1.3.1

Please note: release 1.3.1 has been deprecated. We recommend all new installs start with release 1.3.2. All running instances of 1.3.1 are encouraged to upgrade to release 1.3.2. We are…
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October 15, 2020 in Blog

Magma Release 1.3

Please note: release 1.3 has been deprecated. We recommend all new installs start with release 1.3.2. All running instances of 1.3 are encouraged to upgrade to release 1.3.2. This new…
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