MWC Barcelona 2024
Effnet attended MWC 2024 in Barcelona. Thank you to all the people we met. Contact us to follow up.

5G Solutions

Flexible, portable and containerized 5G solutions with standardized and open interfaces.

Effnet 5G Solutions

Header Compression

Resource efficient, portable and high performance header compression software solutions, including the standards compliant and widely used Effnet ROHC™ Portfolio.

Effnet Header Compression product family
Effnet - Quality. Performance.
  • Effnet is the leading independent vendor for header compression technology and 3GPP 5G network solutions.
  • For over 20 years, Effnet has been involved in research and development of networking technologies that improve the performance and efficiency of IP based networks. Our long term approach and commitment is reflected in our business practices and customer relationships.
  • Our focus is on developing and delivering high quality and high performance software solutions which are backed by thorough and prompt support service.
  • We are working across many time zones, with companies across the world, in US, Canada, Europe, Asia, Japan and Australia, with tier Is, incumbents and also with start-ups.
  • Through the years we have gained experience and expertise in the development of software for networking and supporting a wide variety of customers.
Made in Sweden World

Some of our customers are

Airspan Networks
Altiostar Networks
ASR Microelectronics
Comtech EF Data
Freescale Semiconductor
GCT Semiconductor
Kratos RT Logic
L&T Infotech
ND SatCom
Schneider Electric
Teledyne Paradise Datacom
Thales Alenia Space

Memberships and Collaborations

5G Solutions

Effnet provides 5G Solutions for...

  • OEMs/ODMs
    • Licensing of RAN software or its components (5G gNB CU-CP, 5G gNB CU-UP or 5G gNB DU) or the entire solution including 5G Core (compact)
  • Private networks
    • Enterprise, Rural
  • Industrial solutions
  • Non-terrestrial networks
  • Government and Military
  • Public Safety
  • Search and Rescue
  • Research/Labs


Read more about the Effnet 5G Solutions

Read more about the Effnet 5G UE Protocol Stack

Many scenarios like public safety, disaster relief and emergency services, lawful interception etc. require a quick deployment of a cell or a network. Effnet 5G network-in-a-box is a fully containerized solution with standardized and open interfaces including the following components:

  • 5G Core (compact)
  • 5G gNB CU-CP and 5G gNB CU-UP
  • 5G gNB DU

An operator or application provider can use its own 5G Core solution with Effnet 5G RAN solution or the following one or all its components to provide the services.

  • 5G gNB CU-CP and 5G gNB CU-UP
  • 5G gNB DU

Header Compression

We are the global leader with unique expertise in network and link layer compression.

Effnet supplies the Effnet Header Compression product family aimed at saving the bandwidth and increasing the efficiency and reliability of communication links. The enablers of VoIP, the products are essential for efficient use of radio spectrum and available bandwidth. Effnet Header Compression products enhance quality of service and quality of experience on 5G, 4G/LTE, 3G as well as satellite, military and enterprise networks.

Our Effnet ROHC™ Portfolio is used in many applications, e.g. ROHC for LTE, ROHC for 5G, ROHC for CIoT EPS optimization and ROHC for satellite

Our Effnet Backhaul Header Compression™ (Effnet BHC™) is used on backhaul links and other tunnelling links where there are many levels of stacked headers including any combination of Ethernet compression, IP compression including IP-in-IP (4-in-4, 6-in-4, 6-in-6), MPLS compression, GRE compression, UDP compression, TCP compression etc.

The Effnet Header Compression product family

The Effnet team has a long experience in standardization and development of header compression technology and products. It is focused on delivering quality and value in all stages of client interaction. A large client base across many markets and applications is the testimony to our quality of products and services.

Effnet example compression

An example of header compression by Effnet ROHC™

Recent events

MWC Barcelona 2023

Effnet attended Mobile World Congress 2023 in Barcelona.

We presented/demonstrated our 5G RAN software solution at:

  • Arm booth, Hall 2, Stand 2I60
  • Red Hat booth, Hall 2, Stand 2F30
  • Sonic Labs booth, Hall 7, stand 7B41


SONIC Labs @ MWC Barcelona 2023