Microsoft's SQL Server technology has evolved to become a critical piece of most small and medium-size business information networks. This advanced database manager is the intelligence behind a multitude of vital business applications, both off-the-shelf and custom, that cover functions such as online commerce, business analytics, inventory control, data-powered web development, customer relationship management, and accounting. Familiar APIs and support for popular development languages enable fast and economical creation and thorough testing of custom programs that amplify your payback on investments in information technology. Microsoft has continually improved the design of SQL Server so it can provide world-class levels of security, performance, availability, scalability, and manageability. Progent's Microsoft-qualified SQL experts have years of field experience in planning, installing, and managing Microsoft SQL Server-powered systems.

Progent's Microsoft SQL engineers offer remote and on-premises support to help your St. Louis, Missouri business to evaluate the costs and advantages of upgrading from legacy database management products or older versions of Microsoft SQL to the most recent release. Progent can help you to create a migration strategy the avoids interruption of business, set up pilot environments to ensure capability and responsiveness, move your databases and programs to the latest version of MS SQL, and deliver continuing support to make sure your Microsoft SQL-based information system stays operating productively. Progent's 64-bit upgrade experts can assist you to assess the strategic benefits and costs of upgrading to a 64-bit edition of Microsoft SQL Server and can assist you to create and execute an economical upgrade plan to a 64-bit version of Microsoft SQL Server.

Progentís Cisco-certified CCIE network consultants can help your business to build a cost-effective network architecture that provides the highest standards of fault-tolerance for supporting your SQL Server installation. Progentís CISA and GIAC qualified data security engineers can asses the strength of your existing security procedures and infrastructure and recommend and implement affordable improvements to your company-wide security. Progent also offers automated network tracking to make sure your business network is healthy, and Progent's online Technical Response Center is available to offer quick remediation for SQL issues.

Progent can assist your IT team you to design, deploy and manage Microsoft SQL Server ecosystems that incorporate physical and cloud hosted resources. (Find out about Progent's Microsoft Azure enterprise hybrid cloud solutions.)

Progent's consultants can assist assist your business with any version of MS SQL including:


Microsoft SQL 2016 Server Consulting Services

Microsoft SQL Server 2016 offers major enhancements in speed, scale, security, availability, mobile computing support, plus integrated business intelligence. Progent's Microsoft certified consulting team can provide online and onsite expertise to assist organizations of any size to configure, manage or troubleshoot any edition of SQL Server 2016. Progent can also help you to integrate SQL Server 2016 with all core Microsoft products including Windows Server, Exchange Server 2016, SharePoint, Dynamics CRM, Skype for Business, and System Center Operations Manager (SCOM). Find out about Progent's SQL 2016 Server consulting services.

Microsoft SQL Server 2014 Consulting Services

SQL Server 2014 incorporates significant enhancements in critical areas including speed, uptime, compliance, and cloud integration. SQL Server 2014 is the first release of SQL Server that incorporates in-memory capability that works transparently with all workloads including OLTP, data warehousing, and business analytics. Progent's Microsoft Gold-certified SQL Server 2014 consulting team can provide cost-effective remote and onsite services such as planning, configuration, administration, troubleshooting, and software development services to help organizations of any size to realize maximum business value from their SQL Server 2014 deployment. Find out about Progent's SQL 2014 expertise.

MS SQL 2012 Server Support

SQL Server 2012 introduces a wide array of capabilities that offer significant improvements in vital areas including availability, security, performance, manageability, business information (BI), cloud support, expandability, collaboration, accessibility, and streamlined application development. Progent offers the support of certified consultants and experienced software developers, DBAs, project managers, network infrastructure engineers, disaster recovery specialists, and data security professionals to help you to assess the likely benefits of Microsoft SQL Server 2012 for your organization, set up pilot systems at your site or at Progent's test lab, design and carry out a smooth migration to SQL Server 2012 from earlier versions of SQL Server or from legacy database solutions, and define an efficient and secure IT infrastructure that lets you realize the full strategic benefit of SQL Server 2012. Find out about Progent's SQL 2012 Server support services.

MS SQL 2008 Server Consulting

SQL Server 2008 delivers significant enhancements over previous versions of Microsoft's flagship relational database platform. Innovations introduced by Microsoft SQL 2008 cover key areas of information management such as security, reliability, expandability, ease of support, and intelligent analytical functions for converting raw data to useful business information. New features in SQL 2008 include transparent encryption for guarding confidentiality and achieving regulatory compliance, policy-based management to cut support expenses, new synchronization services to support mobile devices, tighter integration with Microsoft Office Word and Excel and Office SharePoint Server for access to report data, and resource prioritization to deliver consistent responsiveness to end users. Learn about Progent's SQL 2008 support.

SQL Server 2005 Support

MS SQL Server 2005 optimizes your IT network by delivering a secure and robust company data control and analysis system. MS SQL 2005 Server maximizes the business value of your computer network by delivering a trusted information management solution for non-stop operations of enterprise-grade, high-volume databases, allowing users to make smarter decisions derived from real-time company metrics through sophisticated analytics, reporting tools, and data-mining capabilities, and providing an enhanced development system that enables programmers to build secure mission-critical applications rapidly, and effortlessly add new functionality for clients. Read about Progent's MS SQL 2005 support services.

SQL Server 2000 Consulting Services

MS SQL 2000 Server represents a full-featured, Web-aware DBM and information analysis product that enables the rapid creation of next-generation enterprise-class line-of-business solutions that can provide your company a strategic business advantage. MS SQL Server 2K features built-in compatibility with Extensible Markup Language and the capability to query over the Internet and outside your firewall. Progent's Microsoft-certified SQL Server engineers can help your company to move your applications and databases from MS SQL 2000 Server up to the current release of SQL Server technology. Read additional information concerning Progent's Microsoft SQL 2000 support services.

Progent's Application Programming Support for SQL Server
Progent's Microsoft-certified SQL Server software programmers and database administrators can provide remote expertise to assist businesses of any size to create, administer, and maintain applications based on SQL Server. Progent's SQL Server experts offer support for any element of the application life cycle in solutions that range from small office databases to N-tier VLDB applications. Areas of expertise offered by Progent's Microsoft SQL Server software developers and DBAs include:
  • Specification of features/scope
  • RDBMS conceptual and logical modeling
  • Normalization
  • T-SQL programming
  • Software configuration
  • Documentation and training
  • Capacity planning
  • I/O configuration tuning
  • Backup and Restore processes
  • Partitioning strategies
  • Consolidation of stored procedures
  • Synchronization solutions
  • Security and compliance
  • Business continuity planning

To contact Progent about consulting support for Microsoft SQL Server integration, call 1-800-993-9400 or refer to Contact Progent.

Progent's Consulting Services for Microsoft-powered Platforms
For businesses of all sizes in St. Louis or elsewhere in Missouri, Progent's Microsoft-authorized experts can provide affordable remote computer help and IT consulting support for the whole family of Microsoft .NET servers. Progent can provide Windows Server 2016 hybrid cloud solutions, Windows Server 2012 R2 design and configuration help, Windows 2008 Server consulting, and Windows 2003 Server upgrade help. Progent's planning, integration, optimization, and support capabilities cover network architecture, configuration, and management outsourcing for project analysis and documentation, on-site and remote technical support and system troubleshooting, Help Desk Outsourcing Support, certified security consulting, IT outsourcing, and Private Cloud hosting solutions.

Progent's Microsoft System Center 2016 consultants include Operations Manager 2016 specialists, System Center 2016 Configuration Manager (SCCM 2016) specialists and System Center 2016 Virtual Machine Manager consultants who can assist you to plan and deploy Microsoft's platform for unified management of hybrid networks that incorporate physical datacenters and cloud services.

Progent also offers a full range of online desktop support services including Windows 10 migration assistance, Microsoft Windows 8.1 expertise, Microsoft Windows 7 maintenance, moving to 64-bit computing, preparing for to 64-bit computing, configuring Office 365, and streamlining PC desktop image creation.

In case your St. Louis, Missouri business needs urgent remote support from a Microsoft certified network expert, refer to Progent's Urgent Online Computer Help.