2019 Security Systems AIM User Group

ARINC HeadquartersUser Group is a FREE conference bringing together AIM customers with developers and engineers. It provides an opportunity for system users to interact, resulting in more effective and efficient use of their systems. It is designed to enhance communication between customers and provides a venue for Collins Aerospace - ARINC to inform customers on product updates.

Join us Wednesday, September 11 and Thursday, September 12 at our Annapolis, MD offices for two days packed with product presentations, new feature demonstrations, product roadmaps, and system training sessions. Draft agenda topics include:




AIM Update

Riveting review of the latest and greatest updates to AIM over the past year.

Technology Roadmap

The future of AIM specifically related to our COTS technology. What to expect for system upgrades and new hardware integrations.

Product Roadmap

The future of the AIM Platform and its supported technologies 2020 and beyond. The new features and functionality being considered to extend its capabilities for your site security and system management.

Solutions Roadmap

The Solution Roadmap is the collection of inputs from the Product Roadmap (hardware and software lifecycle data), Technology Roadmap (product enhancements), industry trends and regulatory environment combined to show a unified vision of the standard solution offering to our customers.  The Solution Roadmap is the precursor for each Customer Roadmap tailored for the customer site and expressed future needs.

Lifecycle Management

Update on current LCM offerings, how customers can fit LCM into their budget cycles, and unique ways Collins can support you for your system maintenance.

2019.R1 Demo

Demonstration of AIM focusing on the major UI functions of operators and administrators. Topics included are alarm assessment, authorizations, Graphics Editor, Graphics controls and interfaces, Global Settings, Device Settings, Badging and user control of their workspace.


Update on last year’s presentation for virtualization, what have we done this year and how can virtualization work for you.

System Administration Fun and Games with Larry

Fun and interesting interactive game with AIM expert Larry Jankiewicz. Learn more about AIM while playing games!

Vendor Management

Status of our management and relationships with our vendors and suppliers.  How these relationships help us to serve you better.

Project Lessons Learned Roundtable

Interactive discussion on lessons learned from projects spanning the entire system experience.

System Maintenance Training

Many sites have retiring System Administrators. This training session will discuss ways to handle the transition of your System Admin, and the skillsets required for a successful System Administrator.

Cyber Demo

An interactive demonstration of Cyber maintenance tasks, configuration management tools, and new COTS interface appliances such as McAee SIEM and ENS.

Cyber Roadmap

Future plans for our Cyber Security solution as well as current cyber security market trends.

Milestone 8 Roundtable

Interactive discussion on Milestone 8 experiences and challenges we can help you overcome.

Tour the ARINC Operations Center and new Customer Experience Center

The ARINC Operations Center is a combined operations center that supports IMS customers across all businesses. The new operations center holds four 24/7 operations teams including the IMS Service Desk, Network Operations Center, Cyber Security Operations Center and the ARINCDirect flight coordination teams. The teams provide proactive monitoring of IMS networks and critical services while standing ready to swiftly handle any customer inquiry.

The Customer Experience Center

 NOTEAttendees must ensure that attendance and acceptance of the gratuities at the event does not violate their employer policies or the laws oftheir jurisdiction.  Additionally attendees confirm that they have received all authorizations and approvals required by their employer to attend this event and to receive the gratuities.

Questions? Contact Nancy Latimer nancy.latimer@collins.com