The abundance of rich multimedia content has many consumers dreaming of the day when they’ll be able to easily enjoy any tune, any movie, or any bit of multimedia content at anytime from any location. In addition, consumers are developing certain expectations when it comes to the media content they’ve acquired—they expect that they should be able to experience the content without hassles and extraneous restrictions. Fortunately, wireless local area network (WLAN) technology based on IEEE 802.11 is making its way into consumer electronics (CE) devices.