Microsoft's SQL Server platform has grown to become a central element of most small and medium-size business IT networks. This premiere database manager is the intelligence behind an array of vital business applications, both off-the-shelf and specialized, that cover areas including online commerce, business analytics, inventory control, data-powered web development, customer relationship management, and financials. Standardized interfaces and support for popular programming languages allow fast and affordable creation and comprehensive testing of custom programs that amplify your payback on investments in computer technology. Microsoft has steadily enhanced the architecture of SQL Server to ensure the platform can deliver top levels of data protection, performance, robustness, expandability, and ease of management. Progent's Microsoft certified SQL experts have years of field background in designing, integrating, and troubleshooting Microsoft SQL Server-powered systems.

Progent's Microsoft SQL experts offer online and on-site support to assist your Bay Area, California business to evaluate the risks and advantages of migrating from legacy database technology or older editions of Microsoft SQL to the most recent release. Progent can assist you to create a migration strategy the minimizes interruption of business, run pilot environments to ensure capability and performance, move your databases and programs to the new release of MS SQL, and provide ongoing support to make sure your MS SQL-powered information system stays running efficiently. Progent's 64-bit upgrade consultants can help your company to assess the strategic advantages and risks of upgrading to a 64-bit edition of Microsoft SQL Server and can assist you to create and carry out an economical upgrade strategy to a 64-bit release of SQL Server.

Progentís Cisco-certified CCIE network engineers can help your organization to build a cost-effective network architecture that provides the highest standards of robustness for hosting your SQL Server installation. Progentís CISA and GIAC certified data security experts can evaluate the quality of your current security procedures and infrastructure and suggest and implement sensible improvements to your company-wide security. Progent can also provide automated server monitoring to ensure your business information system is always available, and Progent's remote Help Desk is ready to provide quick remediation for SQL database problems.

Progent can help your IT team you to plan, deploy and administer Microsoft SQL Server ecosystems that incorporate physical and cloud-based resources. (Learn about Progent's Azure hybrid cloud solutions.)

Progent can help help your company with any version of Microsoft SQL Server including:


MS SQL Server 2016 Consulting and Support

SQL Server 2016 offers significant improvements in speed, capacity, security and compliance, availability, mobile computing integration, and integrated BI. Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants can provide online and on-premises support to help businesses of all sizes to configure, manage or debug any version of SQL Server 2016. Progent can also help you to interface SQL Server 2016 with all key Microsoft technologies such as Windows Server and Hyper-V, Exchange Server 2016, SharePoint Server, Microsoft Dynamics CRM, Lync or Skype for Business, and SCOM. Find out about Progent's Microsoft SQL 2016 Server consulting services.

Microsoft SQL 2014 Support

SQL Server 2014 incorporates significant enhancements in key areas including speed, availability, security, and cloud integration. Microsoft SQL Server 2014 is the first version of SQL Server that incorporates in-memory technology that operates seamlessly across all types of applications including Online Transaction Processing, data warehousing (DWH), and data analytics. Progent's Microsoft-certified SQL Server 2014 consulting team can deliver efficient remote and onsite consulting services that include system design, deployment, administration, troubleshooting, and application development expertise to help businesses of any size to achieve maximum business value from their SQL Server 2014 deployment. Read about Progent's SQL 2014 Server expertise.

Microsoft SQL 2012 Consulting Services

SQL Server 2012 includes a wide array of capabilities that offer significant improvements in vital areas including availability, data protection, throughput, ease of management, analytics, cloud readiness, expandability, collaboration, data discovery, and streamlined application development. Progent can provide the expertise of Microsoft-certified engineers as well as seasoned software programmers, DBAs, project management experts, Cisco-certified network engineers, disaster recovery specialists, and data security professionals to assist you to assess the potential advantages of Microsoft SQL Server 2012 for your business, install test environments at your datacenter or at Progent's test lab, plan and carry out a smooth migration to SQL Server 2012 from earlier versions of SQL Server or from other RDBMS platforms, and define an efficient and safe IT infrastructure that lets you maximize the strategic benefit of SQL Server 2012. Read about Progent's SQL 2012 support.

Microsoft SQL 2008 Support Services

Microsoft SQL Server 2008 delivers significant enhancements over previous versions of Microsoft's flagship database management platform. New features offered by Microsoft SQL 2008 Server cover vital areas of data management such as security, fault tolerance, expandability, ease of administration, and intelligent services for converting mere data into meaningful management insight. Improvements in SQL Server 2008 include transparent data encryption for preserving confidentiality and simplifying regulatory compliance, automated policy execution to trim administration costs, consistent synchronization to support occasionally connected devices, closer integration with Office Word and Excel and Office SharePoint Server for access to SQL reports, and resource definition to deliver stable performance to your workers. Read about Progent's SQL Server 2008 support services.

Microsoft SQL Server 2005 Support

Microsoft SQL Server 2005 enhances your information environment by delivering a safe and reliable company data control and analysis system. MS SQL 2005 Server maximizes the business value of your IT environment by delivering a proven data management solution for 24x7 operations of enterprise-class, multiterabyte databases, enabling you to make better decisions derived from up-to-date company metrics via sophisticated analytics, reporting tools, and data-mining capabilities, and giving you an enhanced development environment that enables programmers to create secure mission-critical solutions rapidly, and easily create extra functionality for clients. Find out about Progent's Microsoft SQL Server 2005 consulting services.

MS SQL Server 2000 Consulting Services

MS SQL 2000 Server is a complete, Web-enabled DBM and information analysis product that facilitates the rapid development of a new generation of enterprise-level line-of-business applications that can provide your company a critical business advantage. Microsoft SQL Server 2K features built-in compatibility with Extensible Markup Language and the capability to operate over the Internet and beyond the firewall. Progent's Microsoft-qualified SQL professionals can assist your company to move your business applications and information from SQL 2000 Server up to the latest release of Microsoft SQL Server. Read additional information about Progent's SQL Server 2000 expertise.

Progent's Software Development Services for SQL Server
Progent's certified SQL Server application developers and DBAs can provide online consulting to help organizations of any size to create, administer, and troubleshoot applications based on Microsoft SQL Server. Progent's SQL Server experts can provide help with any element of application development in environments that can include small business or departmental databases to enterprise-class data warehousing. Support services provided by Progent's SQL Server software programmers and database administrators include:
  • Specification of features/scope
  • RDBMS conceptual and logical modeling
  • ETL development
  • T-SQL software development
  • Program configuration
  • Data migration
  • Storage management
  • I/O configuration tuning
  • Backup/recovery processes
  • Partitioning strategies
  • Reusable schema
  • Synchronization solutions
  • Security
  • Business continuity planning

In order to contact Progent about technical support for SQL Server technology, phone 1-800-993-9400 or go to Contact Progent.

Progent's Consulting and Support Services for Microsoft Platforms
For companies of any size in the Northern California Bay Area, Progent's Microsoft-authorized consultants can provide low-cost online computer assistance and IT consulting services for the entire array of Microsoft .NET Enterprise Servers. Progent offers Windows Server 2016 hybrid cloud solutions, Microsoft Windows 2012 R2 Server planning and deployment assistance, Microsoft Windows 2008 Server expertise, and Microsoft Windows Server 2003 maintenance. Progent's migration, installation, optimization, and consulting services cover system architecture, deployment, and management outsourcing for project management and documentation, on-site and off-site IT support and network repair, Help Desk Outsourcing Services, comprehensive security expertise, full-service outsourcing, and ProSight Virtual Hosting solutions.

Progent's System Center 2016 consulting experts include Operations Manager 2016 experts, System Center 2016 Configuration Manager (SCCM 2016) consultants and Microsoft System Center 2016 Virtual Machine Manager (SCVMM 2016) hybrid cloud management consultants who can assist your organization to plan and deploy Microsoft's solution for unified management of hybrid cloud environments that combine on-premises resources and cloud services.

Progent in addition offers a broad array of online PC desktop consulting and support services including Windows 10 planning and migration consulting, Windows 8.1 configuration and support, Microsoft Windows 7 technical support, upgrading to 64-bit computing, configuring Microsoft Office 365, and automating Business Desktop Deployment.

In case your Bay Area CA business needs urgent remote help from a certified engineer, visit Progent's Emergency Online Computer Support.

On-premises Consulting and Support Services Available at the QTS Sacramento Internet Data Center
The QTS Data Center facility, formerly the Herakles Data Center, is located in the seismically-stable Natomas neighborhood of Sacramento, CA. If your company is currently utilizing the QTS Sacramento Data Center as a colocation facility or if your business is planning on migrating your main or disaster recovery system to the QTS Data Center, Progent offers a variety of budget-friendly services including data center relocation, equipment deployment and upgrades, infrastructure improvements, comprehensive project management services, virtualization configuration, offsite network monitoring, automated network administration, software programming, disaster recovery planning, security assessment, and the support of the Progent Test Lab. To find out more, visit Progent's onsite consulting services at the QTS Data Center.

Progent's Test Lab is a room at the QTS Data Center with a variety of dedicated computers and network infrastructure able to be utilized remotely or on premises to accommodate system testing, assessments, capacity testing, troubleshooting, disaster recovery simulation, education, and additional reasons to help Progent's customers successfully carry out major projects. For more information, see Progent's Test and Training Lab at the QTS Sacramento Data Center.