[Here](http://michaelgalloy.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/04/mdg-visualize-2011.pdf) are my slides from my talk about accessing remote data at VISualize today. Also, below is a listing of articles corresponding to the topics I talked about:

1. netCDF and DAP bindings (no articles, yet)
2. Line integral convolution (LIC) [1](http://michaelgalloy.com/2007/11/16/lic-flow-visualization.html), [2](http://michaelgalloy.com/2007/12/09/lic-flow-code.html), [3](http://michaelgalloy.com/2008/04/10/line-integral-convolution-code.html), [4](http://michaelgalloy.com/2008/06/20/smoothed-lic-texture.html), [5](http://michaelgalloy.com/2008/10/30/pink-noise-with-lic.html)
3. Object graphics to POV-Ray [1](http://michaelgalloy.com/2008/03/10/idl-object-graphics-to-pov-ray.html), [2](http://michaelgalloy.com/2008/10/05/pov-ray-destination-for-idl-object-graphics.html), [3](http://michaelgalloy.com/2008/10/14/pov-ray-destination-class-download.html), [4](http://michaelgalloy.com/2009/02/20/pov-ray-destination-v02.html)
4. [IDLdoc](http://michaelgalloy.com/category/idl/idldoc)
5. mgunit [1](http://michaelgalloy.com/2007/01/04/unit-testing-framework.html), [2](http://michaelgalloy.com/2007/04/27/fixtures-update-to-unit-testing-framework.html), [3](http://michaelgalloy.com/2007/07/03/update-to-mgunit.html), [4](http://michaelgalloy.com/2009/04/17/mgunit-10-beta.html), [5](http://michaelgalloy.com/2009/04/27/mgunit-10-released.html), [6](http://michaelgalloy.com/2009/05/11/command-line-options-for-your-idl-program.html), [7](http://michaelgalloy.com/2010/02/22/mgunit-1-1.html)
6. [preferences](http://michaelgalloy.com/2008/03/28/preference-system-for-idl-applications.html)
7. logging (no articles, yet)
8. [command line options](http://michaelgalloy.com/2009/05/11/command-line-options-for-your-idl-program.html)
9. DLM bindings (no articles, yet)
10. [rIDL](http://michaelgalloy.com/category/idl/ridl)