There is a lot of activity in the AIOps vendor market today. With that activity can come a lot of noise and many varying approaches and points of view, and quite a few thought leaders have offered their thoughts on the potential value of AIOps solutions. (Here’s a great take from our own CTO: The Truth About AIOps.) But most IT practitioners starting projects today want to know how they can use AIOps to make their teams more productive in the near term. If you’re in the early stages of evaluating different vendors in this space, it would be helpful to bootstrap that evaluation effort with some background on the core capabilities that constitute an AIOps solution.