The use of map for accessing data from different regions is a newly implemented trend in the field of dashboarding where the Business user has the privilege to have a broader perspective on looking into the data from the Google maps.
Pentaho has an inbuilt plugin which gives you easy access to google maps dynamically.
The following steps describe on how to implement the same.
Firstly we take in the map component from the custom section. Thereby dragging it onto the components Panel.
Then we define the name along with the Longitude and latitude values for the geographical region which is in this case INDIA.
Finally we view the output India map from the preview option as you can see below.