Posted On: Nov 7, 2022

AWS Private 5G is a managed service that makes it easier to deploy, operate, and scale your own private mobile network, with all required hardware and software provided by AWS. To set up a private mobile network and connect devices, AWS delivers and maintains the following required components: small-cell radio unit, subscriber identity modules (SIM cards), and mobile network software running in the AWS cloud. Today, we are pleased to announce support for scaling your network anytime you need by ordering additional small-cell radio units to extend coverage or additional SIMs to connect more devices.

From the AWS management console, you can order a private mobile network that meets your connectivity requirements. With support for now scaling your network, customers can start with a single radio-unit and order additional radio-units as their needs grow or order multiple radio-units right away to meet their network coverage or capacity requirements. With multiple radio units spanning your network, the end-devices provisioned within the network can have seamless connectivity from any location within the coverage area.

Mobile enterprise network coverage and capacity requirements can vary due to seasonal demands and other factors, requiring the network to evolve with the needs of the business. AWS Private 5G gives enterprises the ability to easily scale up or scale down the network. To get started, use the AWS management console to order the required number of radio-units and the number of devices you want to connect.

You can use the support multi radio-unit with AWS Private 5G service in the following AWS regions: US East (Ohio), US East (N. Virginia), US West (Oregon).

To learn more, see our product page.