Telco Meets AWS Cloud: Deploying DISH’s 5G Network in AWS Cloud

Underneath the hood of implementing a 5G network. Yes, it’s complicated.

DISH Network is deploying the first stand-alone, cloud-native, autonomous 5G network. The company envisions a complete cloud-native 5G network with all its functions, except minimal components of the Radio Access Network (RAN), running in the cloud with fully automated network deployment and operations.

In this blog post, we describe DISH’s approach to building a scalable 5G cloud-native network in its entirety on AWS.