The mobile core
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A scalable, reliable, secure software solution unleashing the full potential of mobile networks for any application.

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Bringing years of experience to your business

Athonet is a global leader in mobile core network technology enabling integrators to provide unique solutions for enterprises, governments, neutral hosts and public networks. Find out more.

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Mobile core

The mobile core that is open to any scale, open to any application, open to any architecture, open to any radio, open with APIs. We enable you to provide tailored, higher-value solutions to your customers.

That works

With more than 15 years of experience developing and deploying mission-critical, private, public and neutral host networks, we have delivered more than 450 live deployments of private 4G and 5G, mission-critical networks across the globe.

For you

From the world’s first private LTE network for Enel, to the French Ministry of Interior, public cellular networks in the USA, CBRS in Times Square and over 30 deployments in mines like Agnico Eagle’s La Ronde, Athonet’s mobile core fits any vertical application.

Customer testimonials

We work with leaders in the market like Athonet that provides critical components in the mobile cellular network which is kind of the brain of the network called core network. This is an Italian company which we believe is the market leader and innovator in this space. They deployed one of the world’s first private LTE core networks over a decade ago and are a very affordable but reliable partner for the most critical component – the core network.

Mikka Uusitalo, Chief Executive Officer

Athonet’s 4G/5G Professional-Grade Mobile Core Network not only provides us with uncompromised reliability but also the full functionality of carrier grade networks and does so with the agility and ease of use of a next generation, all-software solution. 

It gives us all the flexibility we need to work with best-of-breed radio solutions to meet our specific performance and interconnection needs with our service platforms and scalability. Moreover, Athonet solution for Hub One has been audited and authorised by the French National Cybersecurity Agency. 

Grégoire de La Crouée, Hub One‘s Mobile Pro Business Line Director 

HubOne operates the mobile private network at Charles De Gaulle and Orly airports in Paris

hub one

Utilities are becoming critical applications and this is one of the challenges we have to face for the years to come, that’s why it is important to hear how the market is evolving and also to rely on companies like Athonet which really support us during this journey

Francesco Lorenzi,  Head of Global Optical Fiber Infrastructure


With Athonet, we are able to offer our customers private networks designed for their business purpose instead of a one-size-fits-all approach market. Private cellular is deployed for some of the most challenging and critical use cases, so it is important to deploy customer-focused solutions that have been field tested for over a decade in the most challenging environments.

Markus Wabner, Director of iconec campusnetze

When developing a private network, our customers rely on us to provide a mobile core that is proven, reliable and secure. Athonet has delivered thousands of LTE, 4G/5G and CBRS mission-critical networks across the globe in the same verticals where we are focused.

Mike Owen, Chief Technology Officer

Boingo leveraged Athonet’s virtualized 4G cellular core to deploy a private network at San Diego Padres Pecto Park, with 2.8 acres of wireless coverage, 14K+ fans, high-speed coverage and increased capacity and interoperation with existing ballpark networks.

David Tokunaga, Vice President Product Management and Business Development

The solution provided by Athonet is very IT friendly with an extensive library of APIs allowing very simple management and integration with testbed applications, easy SIM (Subscriber Identity Module) management, customer self-service and “on-the-fly” integration with the testbed IoT applications and platforms.

Abhi Naha, Chief Commercial Officer of Cambridge Wireless

cambridge wireless

VI Business has a significant presence in enabling smart utility and smart infrastructure solutions to large and small enterprises.

Our partnership with Athonet to demonstrate and validate 5G solutions is a critical step towards building Industry 4.0 use casese, which will be a significant growth driver of the digital economy in the future.

Abhijit Kishore, Chief Enterprise Business Officer

5G and CBRS Starter Kits

Take your first steps in private cellular with our starter kits for 5G-SA and CBRS.

Collaborating with radio, technology and channel partners

We built relationships and partnerships with worldwide established technology providers to offer the best connectivity solutions for any application.

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The mobile core for your business

Every industry has unique challenges and business needs when it comes to implementing a private mobile network. Our mobile core was developed in-house by industry experts to enable a digital transformation in your network.

Specialized solutions for your industry

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With thousands of people working collaboratively in campuses and schools, and with external communities, there can be intense network communications requirements. Administrative, scheduling, reporting and coordination tasks are increasingly requiring both voice and digitalized workflows…
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To remain productive and competitive, manufacturers and facility managers have fully embraced digitalization of the factory. Existing networks in production environments use fixed cabling or Wi-Fi which are proving to be either inflexible, inappropriate or…
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Oil, mining & gas

Overground and underground mining are among the most challenging and demanding environments to provide mission critical communication services. In recent years, mine operators have sought more advanced technologies that can provide superior broadband solutions, compared…
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We all know that the distribution center is the heart of retail today and that retailers are looking for new ways to improve efficiency in delivering orders to their customers. Besides, distribution centers are being…
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Transportation & logistic

Airports, ports and terminals have always been very complex environments. But today, transportation and logistics are under a never-seen-before pressure all over the world. And it may get worse in the future. People and goods…
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Utilities deliver power to our homes or to our enterprises through a complex mechanism: there are smart meters measuring the amount of current that we use at home and give us the power; there is…
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The public safety network is used by emergency services organizations – such as police, fire and emergency medical service – to prevent or respond to incidents or natural disasters. In these situations a bubble of…
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Events & Venues

During events of all kinds, connectivity is increasingly important: both for spectators to share their emotions with friends through photos, videos and other types of data over the air, and for insiders who must guarantee…
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Athonet Tactical Solutions

Trusted and proven solutions that are quick and easy to deploy in the field

For the most demanding sectors, only experts have to be relied on. It’s a matter of security.
Our compact, ready-to-go, resilient and secure (LTE), tactical network solutions are especially designed to be deployable and redeployable in the most constrained environments in less than 10 minutes. And they are field-proven.

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Shaping the future of communications together

UPTIME is the global event that every year brings together an audience of Private 5G and LTE professionals in the evocative setting of Villa Griffone, home of Guglielmo Marconi and the cradle of wireless communications!

Connected Workers and Connected Assets - Why Mobile Private Networks are a “must-have“ asset in a period of economic uncertainty.

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