Microsoft's SQL platform has grown to become a critical piece of most small and medium-size business IT systems. This premiere database manager is the intelligence that drives a multitude of line-of-business applications, both off-the-shelf and specialized, that address areas including eCommerce, business analytics, inventory control, data-driven web sites, customer relationship management, and accounting. Standardized APIs and support for powerful programming languages enable fast and economical production and comprehensive testing of custom applications that accelerate a company's payback on investments in technology. Microsoft has steadily enhanced the architecture of SQL Server to ensure it can deliver top levels of data protection, performance, fault tolerance, scalability, and simplicity of administration. Progent's Microsoft qualified consultants offer years of hands-on background in designing, integrating, and managing SQL Server-powered environments.

Progent's SQL experts can provide remote and on-site support services to help your Bay Area, California business to assess the costs and benefits of upgrading from outdated database technology or earlier editions of MS SQL to the latest edition. Progent can help you to design an installation plan the avoids disruption of business, run test systems to verify capability and performance, port your data and programs to the new release of Microsoft SQL Server, and deliver continuing technical support to ensure your MS SQL-powered solution stays running efficiently. Progent's 64-bit migration consultants can help you to evaluate the business benefits and costs of moving to a 64-bit edition of SQL Server and can help you to design and execute a cost-effective migration plan to a 64-bit release of SQL Server.

Progentís Cisco-certified CCIE network professionals can assist you to create a cost-effective connectivity infrastructure that offers the highest standards of availability for supporting your SQL Server installation. Progentís CISA and GIAC accredited information security experts can evaluate the quality of your current security policies and architecture and suggest and carry out sensible improvements to your company-wide security. Progent can also provide 24x7 server tracking to ensure your corporate information system is always available, and Progent's remote Help Desk is available to offer rapid remediation for SQL issues.

Progent can help your company you to plan, implement and manage Microsoft SQL Server environments that include physical and cloud hosted infrastructure. (Learn about Progent's Azure hybrid cloud solutions.)

Progent's consultants can help help your organization with any release of MS SQL Server including:


MS SQL 2017 Support

Progent's Microsoft-certified SQL Server 2017 experts can help your business to assess the business advantages of migrating to SQL Server 2017 and can help you to plan and implement an efficient migration of your current SQL Server environment to any network architecture including on-premises, cloud-hosted, or hybrid. Progent's consultants offer online or onsite support ranging from on-demand design review or debugging to end-to-end project management and co-management to ensure your SQL Server 2017 project is carried out on schedule and on budget. Learn about Progent's SQL Server 2017 consulting.

SQL 2016 Server Support Services

SQL Server 2016 introduces significant enhancements in performance, scale, security, availability, mobile computing integration, plus built-in business intelligence. Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants can provide remote and on-premises support to help businesses of all sizes to configure, administer or troubleshoot any version of SQL Server 2016. Progent can also assist you to interface SQL Server 2016 with all core Microsoft platforms such as Windows Server and Hyper-V, Exchange Server 2016, SharePoint, Microsoft Dynamics GP, Lync or Skype for Business, and System Center Operations Manager. Find out about Progent's SQL 2016 consulting.

SQL 2014 Server Consulting

Microsoft SQL Server 2014 incorporates major enhancements in key areas including speed, availability, compliance, and cloud integration. Microsoft SQL Server 2014 is the first release of Microsoft SQL Server that incorporates in-memory capability that works transparently across all types of applications including Online Transaction Processing (OLTP), enterprise data warehousing, and business analytics (BI). Progent's Microsoft SQL Server 2014 consulting team can provide cost-effective remote and on-premises services that include planning, deployment, administration, remediation, and software development expertise to enable organizations of any size to realize fast return from their SQL Server 2014 investment. Find out about Progent's SQL Server 2014 support.

MS SQL Server 2012 Support Services

SQL Server 2012 includes a wide array of capabilities that offer significant improvements in key areas including availability, data protection, performance, ease of management, analytics, cloud support, scalability, collaboration, data discovery, and fast software development. Progent can provide the expertise of Microsoft-certified engineers and seasoned software programmers, DBAs, project management experts, network infrastructure engineers, disaster recovery/business continuity planning specialists, and certified data security professionals to help your business to assess the potential advantages of SQL Server 2012 for your organization, set up test systems at your datacenter or at Progent's lab, design and execute out an efficient transition to SQL Server 2012 from previous releases of SQL Server or from legacy database solutions, and define an efficient and secure IT infrastructure that helps you realize the full strategic benefit of Microsoft SQL Server 2012. Find out about Progent's SQL 2012 Server support services.

Microsoft SQL 2008 Consulting

MS SQL Server 2008 delivers important enhancements over previous versions of Microsoft's premiere database technology. Innovations introduced by MS SQL 2008 Server impact vital areas of information control and analysis such as data protection, dependability, extensibility, simplicity of support, and intelligent reporting capabilities for converting all types of data to meaningful management insight. New features in SQL Server 2008 include application-independent encryption for preserving privacy and improving regulatory compliance, policy-based management to cut support costs, new synchronization services to accommodate mobile devices, seamless interaction with Word and Excel and SharePoint Server for rendering reports, and resource definition to provide dependable performance to your workers. (Note: SQL Server has reached End-of-Support status. Progent offers SQL Server 2008 migration consulting services to assist your business to upgrade smoothly to an up-to-date release of SQL Server.) Learn about Progent's Microsoft SQL 2008 Server expertise.

SQL 2005 Support Services

MS SQL Server 2005 optimizes your information network by providing a secure and reliable business data management and evaluation system. MS SQL Server 2005 improves the strategic value of your IT network by delivering a trusted information management platform for 24x7 operations of large-scale, high-volume databases, enabling you to make smarter decisions derived from up-to-date business measurements through advanced analytics, reporting tools, and data-mining capabilities, and providing an enhanced development environment that allows programmers to create secure mission-critical solutions rapidly, and effortlessly add extra functionality for users. Find out about Progent's Microsoft SQL 2005 support services.

MS SQL Server 2000 Consulting Services

MS SQL Server 2000 represents a full-featured, Web-enabled relational database and data analysis package that opens the door to the speedy creation of a new generation of enterprise-level business solutions that can provide your company a strategic competitive advantage. Microsoft SQL Server 2K offers core compatibility with XML and the ability to operate across the Internet and beyond your corporate firewall. Progent's Microsoft-certified SQL Server professionals can assist you to upgrade your business applications and information from SQL 2000 Server up to the latest release of Microsoft SQL Server. Learn more information concerning Progent's Microsoft SQL 2000 consulting.

Progent's Application Programming Services for Microsoft SQL Server
Progent's certified SQL Server software programmers and database administrators offer remote consulting to help businesses of any size to build, administer, and troubleshoot applications powered by SQL Server. Progent's SQL Server consultants can provide help with any phase of the application life cycle in environments that can include small office databases to N-tier VLDB applications. Services provided by Progent's SQL Server application programmers and database administrators include:
  • Requirements analysis
  • RDBMS conceptual and logical modeling
  • Normalization
  • T-SQL programming
  • Program configuration
  • Documentation and training
  • Capacity planning
  • I/O configuration tuning
  • Backup/recovery processes
  • Clustering and virtualization
  • Consolidation of stored procedures
  • Synchronization solutions
  • Security
  • Fault tolerance planning

If you wish to contact Progent about technical support for SQL Server technology, call 1-800-993-9400 or visit Contact Progent.

Progent's Consulting and Support Services for Microsoft Technology
For businesses of any size in the San Francisco Bay Area, Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants offer low-cost remote computer assistance and IT consulting support for the entire array of Microsoft .NET Enterprise Servers. Progent offers Windows Server 2016 hybrid cloud solutions, Windows Server 2012 R2 design and configuration assistance, Windows Server 2008 consulting, and Windows Server 2003 maintenance. Progent's migration, installation, update, and consulting services cover system design, configuration, and management help for project analysis and documentation, local and remote IT support and network diagnosis, Help Desk Outsourcing Services, certified security consulting, turn-key outsourcing, and ProSight Virtual Hosting solutions.

Progent's Microsoft System Center 2016 consulting experts include System Center 2016 Operations Manager experts, Microsoft System Center 2016 Configuration Manager consultants and Microsoft System Center 2016 Virtual Machine Manager hybrid cloud management consultants who can help you to design and deploy Microsoft's platform for centralized management of hybrid cloud networks that combine physical datacenters and cloud-based infrastructure and services.

Progent also offers a broad range of remote desktop consulting and support services including Windows 10 planning consulting, Windows 8.1 technical support, Microsoft Windows 7 technical support, upgrading to 64-bit computing, integrating Microsoft Office 365, and streamlining PC desktop image creation.

If your Bay Area CA company requires immediate online help from a certified network expert, visit Progent's Emergency Online Computer Support.

On-premises Consulting and Support Services Offered at the QTS Sacramento Data Center
The QTS Data Center, formerly the Herakles Data Center, is situated in the earthquake-neutral Natomas area of Sacramento, California. If you are now using the QTS Sacramento Data Center as a colocation site or if you are considering moving your primary or offsite backup system to the QTS Colocation Center, Progent offers a range of cost-effective consulting services including data center relocation, equipment installation and updates, network improvements, project management services, virtual server expertise, remote monitoring, automated network management, application development, disaster recovery/business continuity solutions, data security evaluation, and the support of the Progent Test Lab. To find out more, see Progent's consulting support at the QTS Colocation Center.

The Progent Test Lab is a lab at the QTS Data Center with a collection of advanced computers and network support infrastructure that can be used online or on premises to accommodate piloting, evaluations, performance testing, troubleshooting, business continuity planning, education, and additional reasons to help Progent's clients successfully carry out large-scale IT initiatives. To learn more, refer to Progent's Test Lab at the QTS Data Center.