WhatMatrix® – the crowdsourced consultancy community platform – has announced 6 new comparison categories have been published, 8 new category consultants and vendor endorsement for its disruptive IT comparison website. The number of viewers of the site has grown exponentially since launching in December, indicating that IT professionals are looking for insightful, unbiased and independent information.
The website provides free and intuitive access to an increasing number of “always on-line” comparisons, enabling businesses to make IT purchase decisions, create solution proposals and perform technical product research. The platform also provides vendors with a ground-breaking way to increase brand visibility and articulate product value.
Since December 2015, WhatMatrix has published 6 new comparisons:
• New: Software Defined Storage and Hyperconverged Systems
• Cloud Storage Gateways
• Disaster Recovery for Virtual Environments
• Cloud Management Platforms
• Backup in Virtual Environments
• Virtualization Platforms
Further new comparisons are in the pipeline for publishing in the coming weeks include
• All Flash Arrays, Application Delivery Controllers
• Enterprise Mobility Management / Unified Device Management
• Software Defined Networking
In addition to the category updates, the WhatMatrix platform was also updated with significant functionality & usability enhancements, including community driven curation and the ability to generate an evaluation report. New features coming soon include generation of custom reports, review and rating of products and the customization of evaluation criteria based on viewers’ use cases.
This unique community platform is gathering momentum and is becoming recognised as a “go-to-place” for unbiased information. Only recently, they were mentioned on Reddit, which is a testament to the great work the category consultants do.