Microsoft's SQL Server technology has evolved to become a pivotal component of most small and midsize company IT networks. This premiere relational database solution is the engine behind a multitude of vital business applications, both ready-made and custom, that address areas including online commerce, management reporting, inventory control, data-powered web sites, CRM, and financials. Standardized APIs and support for powerful programming languages enable fast and economical creation and thorough testing of new programs that accelerate a company's payback on investments in information technology. Microsoft has continually improved the design of SQL Server to ensure it can deliver the highest standards of data protection, speed, dependability, scalability, and ease of management. Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants offer many years of hands-on background in planning, integrating, and managing Microsoft SQL Server systems.

Progent's Microsoft SQL engineers can provide online and on-premises support to assist your St. Paul, Minnesota company to evaluate the costs and advantages of upgrading from outdated information management systems or earlier versions of MS SQL to the most recent edition. Progent can assist your organization to design a migration strategy the avoids disruption of productivity, run pilot systems to ensure functionality and responsiveness, move your data and programs to the latest version of Microsoft SQL Server, and deliver ongoing support to make sure your Microsoft SQL-powered information system keeps operating efficiently. Progent's 64-bit migration experts can help your company to assess the business benefits and risks of upgrading to a 64-bit edition of Microsoft SQL Server and can help you to create and implement a cost-effective upgrade plan to a 64-bit version of SQL Server.

Progentís Cisco-qualified CCIE network consultants can assist your company to create an affordable network architecture that offers world-class levels of availability for hosting your SQL Server installation. Progentís CISM and CISSP qualified security engineers can asses the strength of your current security policies and architecture and suggest and carry out affordable enhancements to your company-wide security. Progent can also provide automated network monitoring to ensure your corporate network is always available, and Progent's remote Help Desk is available to provide rapid solutions for SQL database problems.

Progent can assist your company you to design, deploy and manage Microsoft SQL Server environments that combine local and cloud hosted infrastructure. (Learn about Progent's Azure hybrid cloud solutions.)

Progent's consultants can help help you with every release of MS SQL including:

SQL 2016 Consulting

Microsoft SQL Server 2016 offers significant improvements in speed, capacity, security, uptime, mobile computing integration, plus integrated BI. Progent's Microsoft certified consulting team can deliver remote and onsite expertise to assist businesses of any size to configure, administer or troubleshoot any version of SQL Server 2016. Progent can also help you to interface SQL Server 2016 with other key Microsoft technologies including Windows Server, Exchange, SharePoint Server, Microsoft Dynamics CRM and GP, Skype for Business, and SCOM. Find out about Progent's SQL 2016 support services.

MS SQL Server 2014 Support

Microsoft SQL Server 2014 includes significant enhancements in critical areas including speed, availability, security, and cloud readiness. Microsoft SQL Server 2014 is the first release of Microsoft SQL Server that includes in-memory capability that works transparently across all workloads including OLTP, enterprise data warehousing, and data analytics. Progent's Microsoft-certified SQL Server 2014 consulting team can deliver efficient remote and onsite services that include system design, deployment, administration, troubleshooting, and software development services to enable organizations of all sizes to realize maximum business value from their SQL Server 2014 deployment. Learn about Progent's Microsoft SQL Server 2014 expertise.

MS SQL 2012 Support Services

SQL Server 2012 includes a broad range of features that deliver major enhancements in vital technologies including high-availability, data protection, throughput, manageability, business analytics, cloud support, expandability, information sharing, data discovery, and streamlined application development. Progent offers the support of certified consultants and seasoned software developers, DBAs, project management experts, Cisco-certified network architects, disaster recovery specialists, and certified data security consultants to assist your business to assess the likely advantages of Microsoft SQL Server 2012 for your organization, set up test environments at your datacenter or at Progent's lab, plan and carry out an efficient migration to SQL Server 2012 from earlier versions of SQL Server or from legacy RDBMS solutions, and define a cost-effective and secure IT infrastructure that helps you realize the full strategic benefit of Microsoft SQL Server 2012. Find out about Progent's Microsoft SQL Server 2012 consulting services.

Microsoft SQL 2008 Server Consulting Services

MS SQL Server 2008 provides important improvements over previous versions of Microsoft's premiere DBM platform. New features offered by MS SQL 2008 cover key facets of information control and analysis including protection, fault tolerance, extensibility, ease of support, and intelligent functions for turning masses of data to useful business insight. Improvements in SQL Server 2008 include application-independent data encryption for assuring confidentiality and improving compliance, automated policy execution to trim administration expenses, consistent synchronization to accommodate occasionally connected devices, tighter interaction with Word and Excel and SharePoint Server 2007 for rendering report data, and resource prioritization to deliver predictable performance to workers. Learn about Progent's SQL 2008 Server consulting.

Microsoft SQL Server 2005 Support

SQL Server 2005 enhances your information network by providing a secure and robust business information control and analysis platform. SQL Server 2005 improves the business value of your IT environment by delivering a proven data management solution for non-stop operations of enterprise-grade, multiterabyte databases, allowing users to make smarter decisions derived from up-to-date business measurements via advanced analytics, reporting utilities, and data-mining functions, and providing an improved development environment that enables programmers to create secure line-of-business applications quickly, and easily add new functionality for users. Find out about Progent's Microsoft SQL 2005 support services.

SQL Server 2K Consulting Services

Microsoft SQL 2000 Server represents a full-featured, Web-aware relational database and information analysis product that facilitates the speedy development of next-generation enterprise-grade line-of-business solutions that can provide your organization a critical competitive advantage. MS SQL Server 2000 features built-in compatibility with XML and the capability to query across the Internet and outside the corporate firewall. Progent's Microsoft-qualified SQL engineers can assist you to upgrade your applications and databases from MS SQL 2000 Server up to the most recent version of SQL Server technology. Learn additional information concerning Progent's Microsoft SQL Server 2000 support.

Progent's Application Development Services for Microsoft SQL Server
Progent's Microsoft-certified SQL Server programmers and DBAs offer online expertise to assist organizations of any size to create, administer, and troubleshoot applications based on Microsoft SQL Server. Progent's SQL Server experts can provide help with any element of the application life cycle in environments that can include small office databases to N-tier VLDB applications. Services offered by Progent's SQL Server application programmers and database administrators include:
  • Requirements analysis
  • RDBMS conceptual and logical modeling
  • Normalization
  • T-SQL coding
  • Software configuration
  • Data migration
  • Storage management
  • Performance tuning
  • Backup/recovery technology
  • Clustering and virtualization
  • Consolidation of stored procedures
  • Replication solutions
  • Security and compliance
  • Fault tolerance planning

To ask Progent about technical assistance for SQL Server technology, call 1-800-993-9400 or visit Contact Progent.

Progent's Professional Support Services for Microsoft-powered Technology
For companies of all sizes in St. Paul or anywhere in Minnesota, Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants can provide low-cost online computer assistance and professional consulting support for the entire array of Microsoft .NET servers. Progent can deliver Windows Server 2016 hybrid cloud solutions, Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2 design and configuration help, Windows Server 2008 expertise, and Microsoft Windows 2003 Server technical support. Progent's planning, installation, optimization, and consulting capabilities cover network design, deployment, and management help for project analysis and documentation, on-site and remote technical help and network troubleshooting, Help Desk Outsourcing Support, comprehensive security expertise, full-service outsourcing, and ProSight Virtual Hosting services.

Progent's Microsoft System Center 2016 consultants include System Center 2016 Operations Manager (SCOM 2016) specialists, 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 design and implement Microsoft's platform for centralized management of hybrid cloud networks that incorporate on-premises resources and cloud-based services.

Progent in addition can deliver a broad array of remote PC desktop support including Windows 10 planning and migration assistance, Windows 8.1 technical support, Windows 7 maintenance, upgrading to 64-bit computing, preparing for to 64-bit computing, integrating Office 365, and automating PC desktop image creation.

In case your St. Paul, Minnesota company needs urgent remote help from a Microsoft certified network expert, go to Progent's Urgent Online Technical Support.