Microsoft's SQL technology has evolved to become a critical component of most small and medium-size business IT networks. This advanced information management system is the intelligence that drives a wide range of line-of-business applications, both off-the-shelf and specialized, that cover functions such as eCommerce, management reporting, inventory control, data-driven web sites, CRM, and financials. Familiar interfaces and compatibility with popular development tools allow fast and economical creation and thorough testing of new applications that amplify your return on investments in computer technology. Microsoft has continually improved the architecture of SQL Server so it can deliver top standards of data protection, performance, fault tolerance, expandability, and ease of management. Progent's Microsoft-certified engineers offer many years of field experience in designing, integrating, and managing SQL Server-powered environments.

Progent's Microsoft SQL engineers can provide remote and on-premises support to help your Shreveport, Louisiana company to assess the risks and advantages of upgrading from legacy DBM systems or older versions of Microsoft SQL Server to the latest edition. Progent can assist your company to design an installation strategy the avoids interruption of productivity, set up pilot environments to verify capability and responsiveness, port your data and programs to the latest release of MS SQL, and deliver continuing technical support to make sure your MS SQL-based information system stays running productively. Progent's 64-bit upgrade consultants can help you to assess the business benefits and costs of upgrading to a 64-bit edition of SQL Server and can assist you to create and execute a cost-effective migration strategy to a 64-bit edition of SQL Server.

Progentís Cisco-certified CCIE network professionals can help you to create a cost-effective network architecture that provides the highest standards of availability for supporting your SQL Server solution. Progentís CISA and GIAC certified data security consultants can evaluate the quality of your current security policies and architecture and suggest and implement sensible enhancements to your corporate-wide security. Progent can also provide 24x7 network monitoring to ensure your corporate network is working efficiently, and Progent's remote Help Desk Call Center is ready to offer quick remediation for SQL database issues.

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

Progent can help help your business with every release of Microsoft SQL Server including:


MS SQL 2016 Server Consulting Services

SQL Server 2016 offers major improvements in performance, scale, data security, availability, BOYD support, and integrated BI. Progent's Microsoft certified consulting team can deliver online and onsite expertise to help organizations of all sizes to configure, administer or debug any edition of SQL Server 2016. Progent can also help you to integrate SQL Server 2016 with all core Microsoft products including Windows Server and Hyper-V, Exchange Server 2016, SharePoint, Dynamics GP, Lync or Skype for Business, and System Center Operations Manager (SCOM). Find out about Progent's SQL 2016 Server consulting services.

SQL 2014 Server Support Services

SQL Server 2014 incorporates significant improvements in key areas such as performance, uptime, security, and cloud readiness. SQL Server 2014 is the first version of Microsoft SQL Server that incorporates in-memory capability that works transparently with 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 system design, deployment, administration, remediation, and application development expertise to enable organizations of all sizes to realize fast return from their SQL Server 2014 deployment. Learn about Progent's SQL 2014 Server consulting.

SQL 2012 Support Services

SQL Server 2012 includes a wide range of features that offer significant improvements in vital areas such as high-availability, data protection, performance, manageability, business analytics, cloud readiness, scalability, information sharing, data discovery, and streamlined software development. Progent offers the expertise of certified consultants as well as experienced database application programmers, database administrators, project managers, Cisco-certified network engineers, disaster recovery/business continuity planning specialists, and certified security professionals to assist you to assess the potential benefits of SQL Server 2012 for your organization, install test environments at your site or at Progent's lab, plan and execute out a smooth transition to SQL Server 2012 from earlier releases of SQL Server or from legacy database platforms, and define a cost-effective and safe network infrastructure that helps you realize the full strategic benefit of Microsoft SQL Server 2012. Read about Progent's SQL Server 2012 expertise.

MS SQL Server 2008 Consulting and Support

MS SQL Server 2008 delivers important improvements over previous releases of Microsoft's premiere DBM platform. Innovations offered by SQL 2008 Server impact vital facets of data management such as protection, availability, expandability, simplicity of support, and powerful functions for transforming raw data to actionable business insight. Improvements include transparent data encryption for preserving confidentiality and attaining regulatory compliance, SQL Server Management Studio to trim administration expenses, unified synchronization to support mobile workers, seamless integration with Word and Excel and Office SharePoint Server for rendering reports, and resource prioritization to provide stable responsiveness to end users. Learn about Progent's Microsoft SQL 2008 Server expertise.

MS SQL 2005 Server Consulting

Microsoft SQL Server 2005 optimizes your IT environment by providing a secure and robust company data management and analysis system. SQL Server 2005 maximizes the strategic value of your IT network by delivering a proven information management platform for 24x7 operations of enterprise-grade, multiterabyte databases, enabling you to make smarter decisions based on real-time company measurements via advanced analytics, reporting tools, and data-mining functions, and providing an enhanced development environment that allows developers to build secure mission-critical solutions rapidly, and easily create extra capabilities for users. Find out about Progent's Microsoft SQL 2005 Server consulting.

Microsoft SQL Server 2K Consulting Services

SQL 2000 Server represents a full-featured, Web-aware DBM and information analysis package that facilitates the speedy development of next-generation enterprise-level business solutions that can give your organization a strategic business advantage. MS SQL Server 2K features built-in support for Extensible Markup Language and the ability to operate across the Internet and beyond the corporate firewall. Progent's Microsoft-certified SQL Server professionals can assist you to upgrade your business applications and databases from MS SQL 2000 Server up to the most recent version of SQL Server technology. Read more concerning Progent's MS SQL Server 2000 consulting.

Progent's Software Development Support for SQL Server
Progent's Microsoft SQL Server software developers and database administrators offer remote expertise to help businesses of all sizes to build, manage, and troubleshoot applications powered by SQL Server. Progent's SQL Server experts offer help with any element of application development in solutions that range from small office databases to N-tier VLDB applications. Areas of expertise available from Progent's Microsoft SQL Server application developers and DBAs include:
  • Specification of features/scope
  • Data tier architecture
  • Data integrity
  • Advanced T-SQL coding
  • Software configuration
  • Documentation and training
  • Storage management
  • Performance tuning
  • Backup/recovery technology
  • Partitioning strategies
  • Reusable schema
  • Replication solutions
  • Security
  • Fault tolerance planning

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

Progent's Consulting and Support Services for Microsoft-based Platforms
For organizations of any size in Shreveport or elsewhere in Louisiana, Progent's Microsoft-authorized experts offer affordable remote computer help and IT consulting support for the whole array of Microsoft .NET Enterprise Servers. Progent can deliver Windows Server 2016 hybrid cloud solutions, Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2 design and configuration help, Windows Server 2008 consulting, and Microsoft Windows Server 2003 maintenance. Progent's migration, installation, update, and consulting services include network design, configuration, and administration help for project management and documentation, on-site and off-site IT help and network troubleshooting, Help Desk Outsourcing Services, certified security expertise, full-service outsourcing, and Private Cloud hosting solutions.

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

Progent in addition can deliver a full range of online desktop support services including Windows 10 migration consulting, Windows 8.1 consulting support, Windows 7 maintenance, upgrading to 64-bit computing, upgrading to 64-bit computing, configuring Office 365, and streamlining desktop configuration.

If your Shreveport, Louisiana business needs immediate online support from a Microsoft certified engineer, refer to Progent's Urgent Remote Computer Support.