Microsoft's SQL Server technology has evolved to become a pivotal element of the majority of small and medium-size business information networks. This advanced database manager is the intelligence behind a multitude of vital business applications, both ready-made and specialized, that cover areas including online commerce, management reporting, inventory control, data-powered web sites, customer relationship management, and financials. Standardized program interfaces and support for popular development tools allow fast and affordable production and comprehensive testing of custom applications that accelerate your return on investments in information technology. Microsoft has steadily improved the architecture of SQL Server so the platform can deliver world-class levels of data protection, responsiveness, availability, expandability, and simplicity of administration. Progent's Microsoft-qualified engineers offer many years of hands-on background in designing, deploying, and troubleshooting SQL Server-based environments.

Progent's Microsoft SQL experts offer remote and on-site support to help your Minneapolis, Minnesota business to assess the risks and advantages of moving from legacy information management technology or older editions of Microsoft SQL to the most recent edition. Progent can assist you to create an installation strategy the minimizes interruption of productivity, run test systems to verify capability and performance, port your data and applications to the latest version of Microsoft SQL Server, and deliver continuing support to make sure your Microsoft SQL-based solution keeps running efficiently. Progent's 64-bit upgrade experts are available to assist your company to assess the business advantages and risks of moving to a 64-bit edition of SQL Server and can help you to design and implement an economical migration plan to a 64-bit edition of SQL Server.

Progentís Cisco-qualified CCIE network engineers can assist your business to design an affordable connectivity infrastructure that provides world-class levels of availability for supporting your SQL solution. Progentís CISA and GIAC qualified data security engineers can asses the quality of your current security procedures and architecture and recommend and carry out sensible enhancements to your corporate-wide security. Progent also offers continuous network tracking to make sure your corporate information system is always available, and Progent's remote Help Desk Call Center is ready to offer fast solutions for SQL-related problems.

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

Progent can assist help your organization with every version of MS SQL including:


SQL Server 2016 Consulting Services

SQL Server 2016 offers significant improvements in speed, scale, data security, availability, BOYD support, and built-in business intelligence. Progent's Microsoft certified consultants can provide online and on-premises expertise to help businesses of any size to deploy, manage or debug any version of SQL Server 2016. Progent can also assist you to integrate SQL Server 2016 with all core Microsoft technologies such as Windows Server and Hyper-V, Exchange, SharePoint, Microsoft Dynamics CRM and GP, Skype for Business, and System Center Operations Manager. Find out about Progent's Microsoft SQL Server 2016 consulting services.

SQL 2014 Consulting and Support

Microsoft SQL Server 2014 includes major improvements in critical areas such as speed, availability, security, and cloud readiness. SQL Server 2014 is the first release of Microsoft SQL Server that includes in-memory technology that works transparently across all types of applications including Online Transaction Processing, enterprise data warehousing, and data analytics. Progent's Microsoft Gold-certified SQL Server 2014 consulting team can provide cost-effective remote and on-premises services including planning, deployment, administration, troubleshooting, and software development services to enable organizations of all sizes to realize maximum business value from their SQL Server 2014 investment. Learn about Progent's SQL Server 2014 consulting services.

MS SQL 2012 Consulting Services

SQL Server 2012 includes a broad array of features that offer major improvements in key areas including availability, data protection, performance, manageability, business information (BI), cloud readiness, expandability, collaboration, accessibility, and streamlined application development. Progent offers the support of Microsoft-certified engineers as well as seasoned software programmers, DBAs, project management experts, network infrastructure architects, disaster recovery/business continuity specialists, and data security professionals to assist your business to evaluate the likely benefits of SQL Server 2012 for your organization, install test environments at your datacenter or at Progent's lab, plan and carry out an efficient migration to SQL Server 2012 from earlier releases of SQL Server or from other RDBMS solutions, and configure an efficient and safe network infrastructure that helps you realize the full strategic benefit of Microsoft SQL Server 2012. Learn about Progent's SQL Server 2012 consulting.

SQL 2008 Support Services

SQL Server 2008 delivers significant improvements over earlier releases of Microsoft's premiere database technology. Innovations offered by MS SQL 2008 Server cover vital facets of information control and analysis such as security, availability, extensibility, ease of support, and intelligent services for converting dispersed stores of data into meaningful management insight. Improvements in SQL 2008 include transparent encryption for guarding confidentiality and achieving compliance, policy-based management for lowering administration expenses, consistent synchronization to support mobile devices, tighter integration with Office Word and Excel and SharePoint 2007 for rendering report data, and Resource Governor to ensure dependable performance to end users. Find out about Progent's SQL 2008 Server consulting.

SQL Server 2005 Consulting Services

MS SQL Server 2005 optimizes your IT network by delivering a secure and reliable company data control and analysis platform. MS SQL Server 2005 maximizes the strategic value of your IT network by offering a proven information management solution for non-stop operations of enterprise-level, high-volume databases, allowing you to make smarter decisions derived from up-to-date company metrics via sophisticated analytics, reporting tools, and data-mining capabilities, and giving you an enhanced development system that allows programmers to create secure line-of-business solutions quickly, and easily add extra capabilities for clients. Read about Progent's MS SQL 2005 Server expertise.

MS SQL 2000 Server Consulting

Microsoft SQL 2000 Server represents a complete, Web-enabled DBM and data analysis package that opens the door to the rapid development of next-generation enterprise-level business solutions that can give your company a critical competitive advantage. MS SQL Server 2000 features core support for Extensible Markup Language and the ability to query over the Internet and outside the corporate firewall. Progent's Microsoft-qualified SQL professionals can help your company to move your applications and data from MS SQL Server 2000 up to the latest release of SQL Server technology. Learn additional information concerning Progent's SQL Server 2000 support.

Progent's Application Programming Support for Microsoft SQL Server
Progent's certified SQL Server software developers and DBAs can provide online expertise to assist organizations of all sizes to create, administer, and troubleshoot applications powered by SQL Server. Progent's SQL Server experts can provide help with any phase of application development in environments that can include small business or departmental databases to data warehousing. Areas of expertise available from Progent's Microsoft SQL Server application programmers and database administrators include:
  • Requirements analysis
  • Database physical modeling
  • Normalization
  • Advanced T-SQL coding
  • Program configuration
  • Documentation and training
  • Capacity planning
  • I/O configuration tuning
  • Backup and Restore processes
  • Clustering and virtualization
  • Reusable schema
  • Replication solutions
  • Security
  • Fault tolerance planning

In order to contact Progent about engineering support for MS SQL Server integration, call 1-800-993-9400 or see Contact Progent.

Progent's Consulting Services for Microsoft Technology
For organizations of all sizes in Minneapolis or elsewhere in Minnesota, Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants can provide affordable remote computer help and IT consulting services for the entire array of Microsoft .NET servers. Progent can provide Windows Server 2016 hybrid cloud solutions, Windows 2012 R2 Server design and deployment support, Microsoft Windows Server 2008 consulting, and Windows 2003 Server upgrade help. Progent's planning, installation, update, and support services cover network architecture, deployment, and administration outsourcing for project analysis and documentation, on-site and off-site IT support and network repair, Help Desk Outsourcing Support, certified security expertise, turn-key outsourcing, and ProSight Virtual Hosting solutions.

Progent's Microsoft System Center 2016 consulting experts include Operations Manager 2016 specialists, System Center 2016 Configuration Manager (SCCM 2016) specialists and System Center 2016 Virtual Machine Manager (SCVMM 2016) hybrid cloud management consultants who can help you to plan and implement Microsoft's solution for centralized management of hybrid networks that combine on-premises resources and cloud services.

Progent in addition offers a wide range of remote desktop support including Windows 10 planning support, Microsoft Windows 8.1 integration expertise, Microsoft Windows 7 maintenance, moving to 64-bit computing, upgrading to 64-bit computing, integrating Office 365, and streamlining Business Desktop Deployment.

In case your Minneapolis, Minnesota business requires immediate online support from a certified consultant, go to Progent's Urgent Online Network Support.