Microsoft's SQL technology has evolved to become a critical component of most small and midsize company IT networks. This advanced database manager is the intelligence behind a multitude of vital business applications, both ready-made and custom, that cover functions including eCommerce, data mining, inventory control, data-powered web sites, CRM, and financials. Familiar interfaces and compatibility with powerful development languages enable fast and economical creation and comprehensive testing of new applications that amplify a company's return on investments in technology. Microsoft has steadily enhanced the architecture of SQL Server so the platform can deliver top standards of data protection, performance, fault tolerance, expandability, and simplicity of administration. Progent's Microsoft certified consultants offer years of field background in designing, integrating, and troubleshooting SQL Server-powered systems.

Progent's SQL Server experts offer online and on-premises support services to help your St. Paul, Minnesota business to assess the risks and advantages of migrating from outdated DBM systems or older versions of Microsoft SQL Server to the most recent edition. Progent can assist your organization to design an installation plan the minimizes interruption of business, run pilot environments to ensure functionality and responsiveness, move your databases and applications to the new release of Microsoft SQL, and provide ongoing technical support to ensure your MS SQL-based information system stays running productively. Progent's 64-bit upgrade experts can assist your company to evaluate the strategic benefits and costs of upgrading to a 64-bit edition of SQL Server and can help you to design and execute an efficient migration strategy to a 64-bit release of SQL Server.

Progentís Cisco-certified CCIE network consultants can assist you to build a cost-effective network architecture that offers the highest standards of availability for supporting your SQL Server installation. Progentís CISA and GIAC accredited information security engineers can asses the quality of your existing security procedures and architecture and suggest and implement sensible improvements to your company-wide security. Progent also offers automated network tracking to make sure your corporate information system is working efficiently, and Progent's remote Technical Response Center is ready to provide rapid solutions for SQL database issues.

Progent can assist your IT team you to plan, implement and manage Microsoft SQL Server ecosystems that combine physical and cloud resources. (Learn about Progent's Microsoft Azure enterprise hybrid cloud solutions.)

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


MS SQL Server 2016 Consulting

Microsoft SQL Server 2016 offers major enhancements in performance, scale, security, availability, mobile computing integration, and built-in BI. Progent's Microsoft-certified consulting team can deliver remote and on-premises expertise to assist organizations of any size to deploy, manage or troubleshoot any edition of SQL Server 2016. Progent can also help you to integrate SQL Server 2016 with other core Microsoft technologies such as Windows Server and Hyper-V, Exchange Server 2016, SharePoint, Dynamics GP, Skype for Business, and System Center Operations Manager (SCOM). Learn about Progent's Microsoft SQL Server 2016 consulting.

SQL Server 2014 Consulting and Support

SQL Server 2014 incorporates significant enhancements in key areas including performance, availability, compliance, and cloud readiness. SQL Server 2014 is the first version of Microsoft SQL Server that incorporates in-memory capability that operates transparently with all types of applications including Online Transaction Processing (OLTP), data warehousing, and data analytics. Progent's Microsoft SQL Server 2014 consultants can provide efficient remote and on-premises consulting services such as planning, deployment, administration, troubleshooting, and application development services to enable organizations of any size to achieve fast return from their SQL Server 2014 investment. Read about Progent's Microsoft SQL Server 2014 consulting.

SQL 2012 Server Consulting and Support

SQL Server 2012 includes a broad range of features that offer significant enhancements in key technologies including availability, data protection, performance, ease of management, business analytics, cloud support, expandability, collaboration, data discovery, and streamlined software development. Progent offers the support of certified consultants and seasoned software programmers, DBAs, project management experts, network infrastructure engineers, disaster recovery planning specialists, and data security professionals to help your business to assess the potential advantages of Microsoft SQL Server 2012 for your organization, install pilot environments at your datacenter or at Progent's lab, design and carry out an efficient migration to SQL Server 2012 from previous releases of SQL Server or from legacy RDBMS platforms, and configure an efficient and safe network infrastructure that helps you maximize the strategic benefit of SQL Server 2012. Read about Progent's Microsoft SQL 2012 Server support services.

SQL Server 2008 Support

SQL Server 2008 delivers significant improvements over earlier versions of Microsoft's premiere relational database technology. Innovations offered by MS SQL 2008 Server cover vital areas of data management including data protection, availability, scalability, ease of administration, and powerful reporting capabilities for transforming all types of data into useful management information. New features in SQL 2008 include application-independent encryption for guaranteeing confidentiality and helping with compliance, policy-based management for reducing administration expenses, unified synchronization to support occasionally connected users, seamless interaction with Office Word and Excel and SharePoint Server for working with report data, and resource definition to provide predictable responsiveness to your users. Find out about Progent's MS SQL Server 2008 support.

Microsoft SQL Server 2005 Support

Microsoft SQL Server 2005 enhances your IT environment by providing a safe and reliable business information control and evaluation system. Microsoft SQL Server 2005 improves the business value of your IT network by delivering a proven information management platform for 24x7 operations of enterprise-grade, multiterabyte databases, allowing you to make smarter decisions based on up-to-date company measurements through advanced analytics, reporting utilities, and data-mining functions, and providing an improved development environment that enables programmers to build secure line-of-business applications rapidly, and easily create new functionality for clients. Find out about Progent's SQL 2005 expertise.

Microsoft SQL 2000 Server Support

Microsoft SQL 2000 Server is a full-featured, Web-aware relational database and information analysis product that enables the rapid creation of a new generation of large-scale line-of-business applications that can provide your organization a strategic competitive advantage. MS SQL Server 2000 offers core support for Extensible Markup Language and the capability to query across the Internet and outside the corporate firewall. Progent's Microsoft-certified SQL professionals can assist your company to move your applications and data from SQL 2000 Server to the latest version of SQL Server technology. Find out more details about Progent's SQL 2000 Server consulting.

Progent's Application Development Support for SQL Server
Progent's certified SQL Server software programmers and database administrators can provide remote expertise to help organizations of all sizes to build, manage, and troubleshoot applications based on Microsoft SQL Server. Progent's SQL Server consultants offer help with any element of the application life cycle in environments that range from small business or departmental databases to enterprise-class data warehousing. Services available from Progent's Microsoft SQL Server programmers and database administrators include:
  • Requirements analysis
  • Database physical modeling
  • Data integrity
  • T-SQL software development
  • Program configuration
  • Data migration
  • Storage management
  • I/O configuration tuning
  • Backup and Restore processes
  • Clustering and virtualization
  • Consolidation of stored procedures
  • Synchronization solutions
  • Security
  • Business continuity planning

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

Progent's Consulting Services for Microsoft Technology
For organizations of any size in St. Paul or anywhere in Minnesota, Progent's Microsoft-certified experts offer affordable remote computer assistance and IT consulting services for the whole family of Microsoft .NET Enterprise Servers. Progent can deliver Windows Server 2016 hybrid cloud solutions, Windows Server 2012 R2 design and deployment support, Microsoft Windows 2008 Server consulting, and Microsoft Windows 2003 Server upgrade help. Progent's planning, installation, optimization, and consulting capabilities cover network architecture, configuration, and administration help for project management and documentation, on-site and off-site technical support and network diagnosis, Help Desk Call Center Services, certified security consulting, full-service outsourcing, and ProSight Virtual Hosting solutions.

Progent's System Center 2016 consultants 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 design and deploy Microsoft's platform for unified management of hybrid cloud networks that incorporate physical datacenters and cloud-based services.

Progent in addition offers a full range of online desktop consulting and support services such as Windows 10 migration support, Microsoft Windows 8.1 support, Microsoft Windows 7 support, upgrading to 64-bit computing, preparing for to 64-bit computing, integrating Office 365, and streamlining workstation deployment.

If your St. Paul, Minnesota business requires urgent online help from a Microsoft certified consultant, visit Progent's Urgent Remote Technical Help.