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Minneapolis, Minnesota, 55402
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Microsoft's SQL Server platform has evolved to become a central piece of most small and medium-size company IT networks. This advanced database manager is the intelligence behind an array of vital business applications, both ready-made and custom, that address functions such as eCommerce, data mining, inventory control, data-powered web development, customer relationship management, and financials. Standardized interfaces and support for powerful development languages allow rapid and economical creation and comprehensive testing of new applications that leverage a company's payback on investments in information technology. Microsoft has steadily improved the design of SQL Server to ensure the platform can deliver world-class standards of security, speed, fault tolerance, scalability, and ease of management. Progent's Microsoft qualified SQL Server professionals offer many years of hands-on experience in planning, configuring, and supporting Microsoft SQL Server-powered environments.

Progent's Microsoft SQL consultants can provide online and on-site support services to help your St. Paul, Minnesota company to evaluate the costs and benefits of migrating from legacy information management technology or older versions of Microsoft SQL to the latest release. Progent can assist your organization to design an installation plan the minimizes disruption of business, set up pilot systems to ensure capability and responsiveness, move your databases and applications to the latest release of Microsoft SQL Server, and provide continuing technical support to ensure your Microsoft SQL-based solution stays running productively. Progent's 64-bit upgrade consultants are available to help your company to assess the strategic benefits and risks of upgrading to a 64-bit edition of SQL Server and can help you to create and implement a cost-effective upgrade strategy to a 64-bit release of SQL Server.

Progentís Cisco-qualified CCIE network consultants can help you to create an affordable network architecture that offers the highest levels of robustness for supporting your SQL solution. Progentís CISA and CISSP certified information security consultants can evaluate the strength of your existing security policies and architecture and recommend and carry out affordable enhancements to your corporate-wide security. Progent also offers continuous server monitoring to ensure your business information system is always available, and Progent's remote Help Desk is available to offer fast solutions for SQL database problems.

Progent can assist your IT team you to plan, implement and administer Microsoft SQL Server ecosystems that include local and cloud hosted resources. (Find out about Progent's Azure enterprise hybrid cloud solutions.)

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


SQL 2017 Server Consulting

Progent's Microsoft-certified SQL Server 2017 experts can help your business to evaluate the business advantages of upgrading to SQL Server 2017 and can assist you to plan and implement a cost-effective migration of your current SQL Server environment to any network architecture including local, cloud-based, or hybrid. Progent's consultants offer remote or on-premises support services ranging from on-demand architecture assessment or troubleshooting to end-to-end project management to make sure your SQL Server 2017 project is carried out on schedule and on budget. Learn about Progent's SQL 2017 Server support services.

MS SQL 2016 Support Services

Microsoft SQL Server 2016 introduces major improvements in performance, capacity, security and compliance, high-availability, BOYD integration, plus integrated BI. Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants can deliver remote and onsite expertise to assist businesses of all sizes to implement, administer or troubleshoot any version of SQL Server 2016. Progent can also help you to integrate SQL Server 2016 with other key Microsoft platforms including Windows Server, Exchange, SharePoint Server, Dynamics GP, Lync or Skype for Business, and System Center Operations Manager (SCOM). Learn about Progent's Microsoft SQL Server 2016 expertise.

MS SQL 2014 Server Support

SQL Server 2014 incorporates major enhancements in critical areas including speed, availability, compliance, and cloud readiness. Microsoft SQL Server 2014 is the first version of Microsoft SQL Server that incorporates in-memory capability that works seamlessly with all types of applications including Online Transaction Processing (OLTP), data warehousing (DWH), and business analytics (BI). Progent's Microsoft SQL Server 2014 consultants can provide cost-effective remote and on-premises consulting services including planning, configuration, management, remediation, and software development expertise to enable businesses of any size to realize fast return from their SQL Server 2014 deployment. Find out about Progent's SQL 2014 Server support.

MS SQL Server 2012 Support

SQL Server 2012 introduces a wide array of features that offer significant enhancements in vital technologies including high-availability, security, performance, ease of management, business information (BI), cloud readiness, expandability, collaboration, accessibility, and streamlined application development. Progent can provide the expertise of Microsoft-certified consultants and seasoned software developers, DBAs, project managers, Cisco-certified network architects, disaster recovery/business continuity specialists, and certified security professionals to assist you to assess the potential advantages of Microsoft SQL Server 2012 for your business, set up pilot systems at your datacenter or at Progent's lab, plan and execute out an efficient migration to SQL Server 2012 from previous versions of SQL Server or from legacy RDBMS solutions, and define an efficient and safe network infrastructure that lets you realize the full strategic benefit of Microsoft SQL Server 2012. Read about Progent's SQL Server 2012 consulting services.

Microsoft SQL 2008 Server Consulting

SQL Server 2008 provides important enhancements over previous versions of Microsoft's premiere DBM platform. New features introduced by SQL 2008 Server cover key areas of information control and analysis such as security, dependability, expandability, ease of administration, and intelligent analytical functions for transforming mere data to useful management insight. New features in SQL 2008 include application-independent data encryption for preserving confidentiality and simplifying compliance, SQL Server Management Studio for reducing management costs, new synchronization services to accommodate mobile devices, tighter integration with Office Word and Excel and Microsoft Office SharePoint 2007 for working with reports, and resource definition to provide dependable performance to workers. (Note: Microsoft SQL Server has reached End-of-Support status. Progent offers SQL Server 2008 migration consulting to help your business to move efficiently to a current release of SQL Server.) Read about Progent's Microsoft SQL 2008 Server expertise.

Microsoft SQL 2005 Server Support

SQL Server 2005 optimizes your information environment by delivering a safe and robust business data management and analysis platform. SQL Server 2005 maximizes the business value of your IT environment by delivering a proven information management platform for non-stop operations of enterprise-grade, multiterabyte databases, enabling you to make better decisions derived from up-to-date company measurements via sophisticated analytics, reporting tools, and data-mining capabilities, and giving you an improved development environment that allows programmers to create secure mission-critical solutions rapidly, and easily create new capabilities for users. Find out about Progent's MS SQL 2005 Server support services.

SQL 2000 Server Support

MS SQL Server 2000 represents a full-featured, Web-aware DBM and data analysis package that enables the rapid development of next-generation enterprise-grade line-of-business applications that can give your company a strategic business advantage. SQL 2000 Server features built-in compatibility with Extensible Markup Language and the ability to query across the Internet and past the firewall. Progent's Microsoft-certified SQL professionals can help your company to migrate your applications and databases from Microsoft SQL 2000 Server up to the latest release of Microsoft SQL Server. Read more concerning Progent's Microsoft SQL 2000 expertise.

Progent's Application Programming Services for SQL Server
Progent's Microsoft-certified SQL Server programmers and database administrators can provide remote expertise to help businesses of all sizes to build, administer, and troubleshoot applications powered by Microsoft SQL Server. Progent's SQL Server consultants can provide help with any facet of application development in environments that range from small office databases to data warehousing. Services provided by Progent's Microsoft SQL Server software developers and DBAs include:
  • Specification of features/scope
  • Data tier architecture
  • ETL development
  • T-SQL programming
  • Software configuration
  • Data migration
  • Capacity planning
  • I/O configuration tuning
  • Backup and Restore processes
  • Clustering and virtualization
  • Reusable schema
  • Synchronization solutions
  • Security and compliance
  • Fault tolerance planning

To contact Progent about technical help for Microsoft SQL Server integration, phone 1-800-993-9400 or visit Contact Progent.

Progent's Professional Support Services for Microsoft-powered Platforms
For organizations of all sizes in St. Paul or elsewhere in Minnesota, Progent's Microsoft-certified experts can provide low-cost remote network assistance and professional consulting support for the whole family of Microsoft .NET servers. Progent can provide Windows Server 2016 hybrid cloud integration, Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2 planning and deployment assistance, Windows Server 2008 R2 expertise, and Windows 2003 Server technical support. Progent's migration, integration, optimization, and support services include network architecture, configuration, and management outsourcing for project analysis and documentation, on-site and remote IT help and network diagnosis, Help Desk Outsourcing Support, comprehensive security expertise, IT outsourcing, and ProSight Virtual Hosting solutions.

Progent's Microsoft System Center 2016 consulting experts include Operations Manager 2016 specialists, Microsoft System Center 2016 Configuration Manager specialists and Microsoft 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 combine on-premises resources and cloud services.

Progent in addition offers a wide range of remote PC desktop support and troubleshooting services including Windows 10 migration assistance, Microsoft Windows 8.1 expertise, Microsoft Windows 7 technical support, preparing for to 64-bit computing, moving to 64-bit computing, configuring Microsoft Office 365, and streamlining workstation deployment.

In case your St. Paul, Minnesota company needs immediate online help from a Microsoft certified engineer, refer to Progent's Urgent Remote Network Help.