The DP-301P+ is a great alternative to software-based printer sharing. The DP-301P+ eliminates the need to have your printer connected to a host computer. With the DP-301P+, everyone on your network can be sure that their printing jobs go through at any time. Documents also print faster from the DP-301P+ than from software-based printer sharing solutions. The DP-301P+ is designed to make installation simple. It has a built-in Centronics connector that connects directly to your printer without the hassle of using a printer cable. Its compact size makes placement of the DP-301P+ easy - even in areas with limited space.