It is pretty intuitive to get drawings produced and the file format doesn't keep changing so there aren't any issues with backwards compatibility.
Changing the way workspaces work in the newest edition. There is a lot of effort just to try and figure out what changes to make to existing workspaces to get them to work in the connect edition.
It is worth the shot. The biggest feature is that the file format doesnt change (hasnt changed since early 2000's) so you dont need to worry about the version installed on your users machines. Every version from V8i will work your dgn files without a problem.
It allows us to get drawings out the door in a timely fashion and we don't need to worry about what version of MS our users are using; i.e. they don't have to be on the same version to be able to get their work out.