Well personally from what I've experienced so far I hate it. Half tempted to leave it every time I find myself in it at the moment.
That middle area is one gank area control that and you win the game. If your team is not in control as a sniper it's impossible to be able to help as soon as you set foot in it you're set upon.
Go up the outside ramp to the opposing teams node, cover, and destroy the crystal carriers as they try to get to their node. I think people neglect the "ball carriers" too much right now. I can't tell you how many times the second I clear he middle it's a walk in the park.