Platform features at a glance

Compare the Platform Features

Each of our platforms serves a different purpose. Learn more about the differences between them:

  • RoundTable: discuss topics with individuals of your choice
  • PIVOT: collaborate and prioritize ideas with your team
  • theZone: capture and deliver ideas within your organization
  • Marketplace: connect solutions to challenges in an exclusive infrastructure community  

User Functionality

Platform featuresRoundTabletheZonePIVOTMarketplace
Free to use tick . . tick
Work and collaborate with your group in a private area tick tick(The whole platform is private to your organization) tick tick(Adopter organizations are separated from Enabler organizations until a connection is made)
Multiple private areas can be created to collaborate with different groups tick   tick  
Discover who is in your group by viewing other users profiles tick tick tick tick(Adopter organizations are separated from Enabler organizations)
Discuss a range of topics of your choice tick      
Capture and record your challenges tick tick tick  
Capture and record conceptual ideas and solutions   tick tick  
Find challenges and ideas most relevant to you with search and sorting by categories   tick tick tick
Collaborate with others in your group by commenting on challenges, ideas and topics tick tick tick tick
Prioritize challenges, ideas and topics by voting tick tick tick tick
Progress ideas down a staged development pipeline to assist with focusing on the most valuable ideas   tick tick  
Group decision makers have additional functionality to review and close or progress ideas down the development pipeline   tick tick  
Promote your developed solutions   tick tick tick
Discover partner organizations to work with to generate and implement solutions       tick
Receive notifications when there is new activity in your group tick tick tick tick
See how your group is tracking with reports on outcomes and analytics   tick tick  

System Functionality

Platform featuresRoundTabletheZonePIVOTMarketplace
Organization logo display in the areas you control tick tick(Option for more branding) tick tickChallenges can be sponsored
Specify idea and challenge categories that suit your purpose   tick tick  
Specify voting criteria to suit your purpose   tick tick  
Free text area to communicate information to your group tick tick tick  
Web based - no software installation required tick tick tick tick
Training available tick tick tick tick