Microsoft's SQL technology has grown to become a pivotal piece of the majority of small and midsize business information networks. This premier information management system is the intelligence behind an array of line-of-business business applications, both ready-made and specialized, that cover functions such as eCommerce, management reporting, asset management, data-powered web development, customer relationship management, and financials. Familiar APIs and support for powerful programming languages allow rapid and economical creation and thorough testing of new programs that leverage a company's return on investments in technology. Microsoft has steadily enhanced the architecture of SQL Server so it can deliver world-class levels of data protection, performance, availability, expandability, and simplicity of administration. Progent's Microsoft Certified engineers offer many years of hands-on experience in designing, configuring, and maintaining SQL Server systems.

Progent's SQL engineers offer remote and on-site support to assist your Alabama company to evaluate the risks and benefits of moving from legacy information management products or earlier versions of Microsoft SQL to the latest release. Progent can assist you to create an upgrade strategy the avoids interruption of productivity, run pilot environments to verify capability and responsiveness, move your databases and applications to the new version of MS SQL Server, and deliver continuing support to ensure your MS SQL-based solution keeps operating productively. Progent's Power BI integration experts can show you how to use data from SQL Server SSRS and SQL Server SSAS to create modern visualizations to produce actionable Power BI business analytics reports and dashboards.

Progentís Cisco-Certified CCIE network engineers can help your organization to build a cost-effective network architecture that provides world-class levels of robustness for hosting your SQL Server installation. Progentís CISA and GIAC accredited data security experts can asses the strength of your existing security procedures and architecture and recommend and carry out sensible improvements to your company-wide security. Progent can also provide 24x7 network monitoring to ensure your corporate network is working efficiently, and Progent's online Help Desk Call Center is available to offer rapid solutions for SQL-related issues.

Progent can assist your IT team you to design, implement and manage SQL Server ecosystems that incorporate local and cloud-based infrastructure. (Learn about Progent's Azure enterprise hybrid cloud solutions.)

SQL Server 2019 Planning and Integration Consulting
Progent's Microsoft-certified SQL Server 2019 consultants can assist you to assess the business case for upgrading to SQL Server 2019 and can deliver rapid remote or on-premises access to experts in system planning and integration, application development, database administration, and cybersecurity. To learn more, see SQL Server 2019 integration consulting.

SQL Server 2017 Support
Progent's Microsoft-certified SQL Server 2017 consultants can help you to evaluate the business benefits of upgrading to SQL Server 2017 and can help you to design and carry out a smooth migration of your databases and applications to any deployment architecture including local, cloud-hosted, or hybrid. Progent's consultants offer remote or on-premises support services ranging from as-needed design assessment or debugging to comprehensive project management and co-management to make sure your SQL Server 2017 initiative is carried out on time and within budget. Read about Progent's Microsoft SQL Server 2017 consulting services.

SQL 2016 Consulting Services
SQL Server 2016 introduces major improvements in speed, scale, security and compliance, high-availability, mobile computing integration, plus built-in business intelligence. Progent's Microsoft-certified consulting team can provide remote and on-premises support to assist organizations of all sizes to deploy, administer or troubleshoot any version of SQL Server 2016. Progent can also help you to interface SQL Server 2016 with other core Microsoft platforms including Windows Server and Hyper-V, Exchange Server 2016, SharePoint Server, Dynamics GP, Lync or Skype for Business, and SCOM. Learn about Progent's SQL 2016 Server expertise.

Microsoft SQL 2014 Consulting
SQL Server 2014 incorporates major improvements in key areas such as speed, uptime, compliance, and cloud integration. Microsoft SQL Server 2014 is the first release of Microsoft SQL Server that incorporates in-memory capability that works transparently across all types of applications including Online Transaction Processing, data warehousing, and business analytics (BI). Progent's Microsoft SQL Server 2014 consultants can deliver cost-effective online and on-premises services such as planning, configuration, management, remediation, and software development expertise to help businesses of any size to achieve maximum business value from their SQL Server 2014 investment. Read about Progent's SQL 2014 Server support.

Microsoft SQL 2012 Server Support Services
SQL Server 2012 introduces a broad range of features that deliver major improvements in vital areas including availability, data protection, performance, manageability, analytics, cloud readiness, expandability, information sharing, accessibility, and streamlined application development. Progent offers the expertise of Microsoft-certified consultants and experienced software developers, database administrators, project management experts, Cisco-certified network architects, disaster recovery/business continuity planning specialists, and certified data security professionals to help your business to assess the potential advantages of SQL Server 2012 for your organization, set up test systems at your site or at Progent's lab, plan and carry out a smooth transition to SQL Server 2012 from earlier versions of SQL Server or from other database platforms, and configure a cost-effective and safe network infrastructure that lets you realize the full strategic benefit of SQL Server 2012. Read about Progent's Microsoft SQL 2012 Server expertise.

Microsoft SQL 2008 Support
Microsoft SQL Server 2008 provides important improvements over earlier versions of Microsoft's premier DBM technology. New features offered by Microsoft SQL 2008 Server impact key areas of data management such as data protection, dependability, extensibility, ease of support, and powerful analytical functions for converting masses of data to useful management information. New features in SQL Server 2008 include transparent encryption for assuring confidentiality and simplifying regulatory compliance, Policy-Based Framework to trim management costs, consistent synchronization to accommodate mobile devices, closer integration with Word and Excel and SharePoint Server for working with reports, and resource prioritization to deliver dependable responsiveness to workers. (Note: Microsoft SQL Server 2008 has reached End-of-Support status. Progent can provide SQL Server 2008 migration consulting to help your business to upgrade efficiently to a current version of SQL Server.) Learn about Progent's SQL 2008 Server support.

Microsoft SQL 2005 Consulting
SQL Server 2005 enhances your IT network by delivering a secure and robust company information control and analysis platform. SQL 2005 Server maximizes the strategic value of your computer environment by delivering a proven data management platform for 24x7 operations of enterprise-class, multiterabyte databases, allowing users to make smarter decisions based on real-time business metrics via advanced analytics, reporting tools, and data-mining functions, and providing an improved development system that enables programmers to create secure line-of-business solutions rapidly, and easily create extra capabilities for users. Learn about Progent's SQL 2005 support services.

SQL Server 2000 Consulting Services
MS SQL Server 2000 represents a complete, Web-enabled DBM and data analysis package that enables the speedy development of next-generation large-scale business solutions that can give your organization a critical business advantage. MS SQL 2000 Server offers built-in compatibility with XML and the ability to query across the Internet and beyond the firewall. Progent's Microsoft-certified SQL engineers can help you to move your business applications and information from MS SQL Server 2000 to the latest release of SQL Server. Read more concerning Progent's Microsoft SQL Server 2000 consulting.

Progent's Software Programming Support for Microsoft SQL Server
Progent's Microsoft-certified SQL Server developers and database administrators can provide remote consulting to help organizations of all sizes to create, manage, and maintain applications based on SQL Server. Progent's SQL Server experts can provide support for any phase of application development in environments that range from small office databases to N-tier VLDB applications. Areas of expertise offered by Progent's SQL Server developers and DBAs include:

  • Specification of features/scope
  • Database physical modeling
  • ETL development
  • Advanced T-SQL software development
  • Software installation
  • Data migration
  • Storage management
  • I/O configuration tuning
  • Backup/recovery processes
  • Partitioning strategies
  • Reusable schema
  • Replication solutions
  • Security
  • Fault tolerance planning

To contact Progent about engineering support for MS SQL Server environments, call 1-800-993-9400 or see Contact Progent.

Progent's Consulting Services for Microsoft Technology
For organizations of any size in the state of Alabama, Progent's Microsoft-authorized experts offer low-cost remote computer assistance and IT consulting support for the whole array of Microsoft .NET servers. Progent can deliver Windows Server 2022 solution design and integration expertise, Windows Server 2019 upgrade consulting, Microsoft Windows Server 2016 hybrid cloud integration, Windows 2012 R2 Server design and deployment assistance, Windows Server 2008 expertise, and Microsoft Windows 2003 Server upgrade help. Progent's planning, integration, update, and consulting capabilities include system design, deployment, and management help for project management and documentation, on-site and off-site IT help and network diagnosis, Help Desk Outsourcing Support, certified security expertise, turn-key outsourcing, and ProSight Virtual Hosting solutions.

Progent's Microsoft System Center 2016 consulting experts include System Center 2016 Operations Manager (SCOM 2016) specialists, System Center 2016 Configuration Manager (SCCM 2016) specialists and System Center 2016 Virtual Machine Manager (SCVMM 2016) hybrid cloud management consultants who can help your organization to plan and implement Microsoft's platform for unified management of hybrid cloud networks that incorporate on-premises resources and cloud infrastructure and services.

Progent also offers a wide array of remote PC desktop support services such as Windows 11 system design and migration consulting, Windows 10 integration support, Microsoft Windows 8.1 consulting, Microsoft Windows 7 maintenance, preparing for to 64-bit computing, upgrading to 64-bit computing, configuring Microsoft Office 365, and streamlining Business Desktop Deployment.

If your Alabama company requires urgent online support from a certified engineer, go to Progent's Urgent Remote Technical Support.