3D interactive datasets.
This is very effective and engaging mapping style for metrics such as sales volumes, branch/ATM/transaction activity levels per postcode, and the location/amount of stock.
The maps shown here are interactive, the viewer can zoom in to examine particular suburbs, or zoom out to get an appreciation of the bigger picture.
The maps can be viewed in a “space shuttle” viewing mode, or one can literally fly up and down the coastline inspecting metrics, behind the controls of an F16 “Viper” flight simulator complete with joystick controls. This literally adds a whole new dimension to viewing data, and makes the process far more engaging than pie charts and tables of figures.