Microsoft's SQL Server platform has evolved to become a critical piece of the majority of small and midsize company information systems. This advanced database manager is the engine behind a multitude of line-of-business business applications, both ready-made and specialized, that address areas such as online commerce, business analytics, inventory control, data-powered web development, CRM, and accounting. Standardized program interfaces and compatibility with powerful development languages enable fast and economical creation and comprehensive testing of custom applications that leverage your return on investments in information technology. Microsoft has steadily enhanced the design of SQL Server so the platform can deliver world-class standards of data protection, performance, robustness, expandability, and ease of management. Progent's Microsoft Gold-certified engineers offer many years of hands-on background in planning, deploying, and supporting SQL Server environments.

Progent's SQL consultants offer online and on-premises support services to assist your Grand Rapids, Michigan business to evaluate the risks and advantages of moving from legacy information management technology or older versions of Microsoft SQL Server to the latest edition. Progent can help your company to design an upgrade strategy the minimizes disruption of business, run test environments to verify functionality and responsiveness, move your data and programs to the latest release of Microsoft SQL Server, and deliver ongoing support to ensure your Microsoft SQL-based information system keeps running productively. Progent's 64-bit migration consultants are available to help you to evaluate the business benefits and costs of upgrading to a 64-bit edition of Microsoft SQL Server and can help you to design and implement an economical migration plan to a 64-bit release of SQL Server.

Progentís Cisco-qualified CCIE network professionals can help you to create a cost-effective network infrastructure that provides the highest standards of robustness for hosting your SQL installation. Progentís CISA and GIAC certified security consultants can evaluate the quality of your current security policies and infrastructure and recommend and carry out sensible improvements to your company-wide security. Progent also offers continuous server monitoring to make sure your corporate information system is healthy, and Progent's online Help Desk is available to provide rapid solutions for SQL database issues.

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

Progent can help help you with every version of Microsoft SQL including:


Microsoft SQL 2016 Server Support

Microsoft SQL Server 2016 introduces significant enhancements in speed, capacity, security and compliance, availability, BOYD integration, and integrated business intelligence. Progent's Microsoft Gold-certified consultants can provide remote and onsite expertise to help organizations of all sizes to implement, manage or troubleshoot any version of SQL Server 2016. Progent can also help you to integrate SQL Server 2016 with other key Microsoft platforms such as Windows Server and Hyper-V, Exchange Server 2016, SharePoint, Dynamics GP, Lync or Skype for Business, and System Center Operations Manager (SCOM). Learn about Progent's Microsoft SQL 2016 support services.

MS SQL 2014 Support Services

Microsoft SQL Server 2014 incorporates significant improvements in critical areas such as performance, uptime, compliance, and cloud readiness. SQL Server 2014 is the first release of Microsoft SQL Server that includes in-memory capability that works seamlessly with all workloads including OLTP, enterprise data warehousing, and data analytics. Progent's Microsoft-certified SQL Server 2014 consulting team can deliver cost-effective remote and on-premises services that include planning, deployment, administration, remediation, and application development expertise to help businesses of all sizes to achieve maximum business value from their SQL Server 2014 investment. Read about Progent's SQL 2014 support services.

MS SQL 2012 Server Support

SQL Server 2012 includes a wide range of capabilities that deliver significant enhancements in key areas such as high-availability, security, throughput, ease of management, analytics, cloud support, expandability, collaboration, data discovery, and streamlined software development. Progent can provide the support of Microsoft-certified consultants as well as experienced software programmers, DBAs, project managers, network infrastructure architects, disaster recovery/business continuity planning specialists, and certified data security consultants to assist your business to evaluate the likely advantages of SQL Server 2012 for your business, install pilot environments at your site or at Progent's test lab, design and carry out an efficient transition to SQL Server 2012 from previous releases of SQL Server or from other database platforms, and define a cost-effective and secure IT infrastructure that helps you realize the full strategic benefit of Microsoft SQL Server 2012. Read about Progent's SQL 2012 consulting services.

Microsoft SQL 2008 Consulting Services

Microsoft SQL Server 2008 delivers important improvements over earlier versions of Microsoft's premiere relational database technology. Innovations introduced by SQL 2008 impact key facets of data management such as data protection, availability, scalability, ease of administration, and intelligent functions for turning masses of data to actionable business information. Enhancements in SQL Server 2008 include application-independent data encryption for guarding confidentiality and attaining regulatory compliance, SQL Server Management Studio to control management costs, unified synchronization to support occasionally connected users, closer integration with Microsoft Office Word and Excel and SharePoint Server for working with SQL reports, and resource definition to provide predictable performance to users. Read about Progent's Microsoft SQL 2008 Server support services.

Microsoft SQL Server 2005 Consulting

Microsoft SQL Server 2005 optimizes your IT environment by providing a secure and reliable company data control and evaluation platform. Microsoft SQL Server 2005 maximizes the business value of your computer environment by delivering a trusted data management platform for 24x7 operations of enterprise-grade, high-volume databases, enabling you to make smarter decisions based on real-time business metrics via sophisticated analytics, reporting utilities, and data-mining capabilities, and giving you an improved development environment that enables developers to build secure mission-critical applications quickly, and effortlessly create extra functionality for users. Find out about Progent's MS SQL 2005 support services.

Microsoft SQL Server 2K Support Services

MS SQL Server 2000 represents a complete, Web-enabled relational database and information analysis package that opens the door to the speedy creation of a new generation of enterprise-grade line-of-business solutions that can give your organization a strategic business advantage. MS SQL Server 2K offers built-in support for Extensible Markup Language and the ability to query over the Internet and beyond the firewall. Progent's Microsoft-qualified SQL Server professionals can help you to migrate your applications and data from MS SQL 2000 Server up to the most recent version of SQL Server technology. Read more concerning Progent's Microsoft SQL 2000 support services.

Progent's Application Development Services for Microsoft SQL Server
Progent's Microsoft SQL Server software developers and DBAs offer online consulting to assist organizations of all sizes to build, administer, and maintain applications based on Microsoft SQL Server. Progent's SQL Server consultants offer help with any facet of the application life cycle in solutions that range from small business or departmental databases to enterprise-class data warehousing. Services provided by Progent's SQL Server software developers and DBAs include:
  • Requirements analysis
  • Data tier architecture
  • ETL development
  • T-SQL programming
  • Program configuration
  • Data migration
  • Capacity planning
  • I/O configuration tuning
  • Backup and Restore processes
  • Partitioning strategies
  • Reusable schema
  • Replication solutions
  • Security and compliance
  • Business continuity planning

If you wish to get in touch with Progent about professional help for MS SQL Server environments, call 1-800-993-9400 or see Contact Progent.

Progent's Professional Support Services for Microsoft Technology
For businesses of any size in Grand Rapids or anywhere in Michigan, Progent's Microsoft-authorized consultants offer low-cost online computer help and IT consulting services for the entire array of Microsoft .NET servers. Progent can deliver Windows Server 2016 hybrid cloud solutions, Microsoft Windows 2012 R2 Server design and configuration assistance, Windows Server 2008 R2 expertise, and Microsoft Windows Server 2003 maintenance. Progent's planning, integration, optimization, and support capabilities include system architecture, configuration, and administration outsourcing for project management and documentation, on-site and remote IT help and system troubleshooting, Help Desk Services, comprehensive security expertise, turn-key outsourcing, and Private Cloud hosting and integration solutions.

Progent's Microsoft System Center 2016 consulting experts include System Center 2016 Operations Manager (SCOM 2016) experts, System Center 2016 Configuration Manager (SCCM 2016) specialists and Microsoft System Center 2016 Virtual Machine Manager (SCVMM 2016) hybrid cloud management consultants who can assist your organization to plan and implement Microsoft's platform for centralized management of hybrid cloud networks that incorporate physical datacenters and cloud services.

Progent in addition can deliver a wide array of online PC desktop support and troubleshooting services such as Windows 10 planning assistance, Windows 8.1 integration, Windows 7 technical support, upgrading to 64-bit computing, preparing for to 64-bit computing, integrating Microsoft Office 365, and streamlining Business Desktop Deployment.

If your Grand Rapids, Michigan business needs immediate online support from a certified engineer, refer to Progent's Urgent Online Computer Support.