Microsoft's SQL Server platform has grown to become a central piece of the majority of small and midsize business IT networks. This premier database manager is the intelligence that drives an array of mission-critical business applications, both ready-made and specialized, that cover areas such as eCommerce, business information, inventory control, data-powered web sites, customer relationship management, and financials. Standardized program interfaces and compatibility with popular development languages allow rapid and economical creation and thorough testing of new applications that amplify a company's return on investments in information technology. Microsoft has steadily enhanced the architecture of SQL Server to ensure the platform can provide the highest standards of security, performance, robustness, expandability, and ease of management. Progent's Microsoft Premier engineers have years of hands-on background in planning, configuring, and managing SQL Server-based systems.

Progent's SQL Server consultants offer remote and on-site support to help your Alabama company to evaluate the costs and advantages of migrating from outdated database management systems or older editions of Microsoft SQL Server to the latest release. Progent can help you to design an installation plan the avoids interruption of productivity, run pilot environments to verify capability and performance, port your data and applications to the latest version of Microsoft SQL Server, and deliver continuing support to make sure your MS SQL-powered solution keeps operating efficiently. Progent's Power BI consultants can show you how to use data from SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS) and SQL Server SSAS to build modern visualizations to incorporate into actionable Power BI analytical reports and dashboards.

Progentís Cisco-Certified CCIE network engineers can assist your organization to design an affordable network infrastructure that provides world-class levels of robustness for hosting your SQL installation. Progentís CISM and GIAC certified security consultants can asses the strength of your current security procedures and architecture and suggest and implement affordable enhancements to your corporate-wide security. Progent can also provide automated network tracking to make sure your business information system is healthy, and Progent's remote Technical Response Center is ready to offer fast solutions for SQL database problems.

Progent can help your IT team you to plan, implement and manage SQL Server environments that include local and cloud resources. (Learn about Progent's Microsoft Azure enterprise hybrid cloud solutions.)

Microsoft SQL 2019 Server Migration Expertise
Progent's Microsoft-certified SQL Server 2019 experts can assist you to assess the business case for upgrading to SQL Server 2019 and can deliver fast online or on-premises access to experts in system planning and integration, software development, database administration, and cybersecurity. To learn more, refer to SQL Server 2019 migration expertise.

Microsoft SQL 2017 Consulting Services
Progent's Microsoft-certified SQL Server 2017 consultants can assist your business to evaluate the business advantages of migrating to SQL Server 2017 and can assist your organization to design and implement a cost-effective migration of your current SQL Server environment to any deployment model including on-premises, cloud-hosted, or hybrid. Progent's consultants can provide remote or on-premises support ranging from as-needed architecture review or troubleshooting to comprehensive project management and co-management to make sure your SQL Server 2017 project is carried out on time and within budget. Find out about Progent's SQL 2017 consulting services.

SQL 2016 Consulting
SQL Server 2016 offers significant enhancements in speed, scale, security and compliance, availability, BOYD support, plus built-in business intelligence. Progent's Microsoft-certified consulting team can deliver remote and on-premises expertise to help 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 all key Microsoft products including Windows Server, Exchange Server 2016, SharePoint, Microsoft Dynamics GP, Lync or Skype for Business, and System Center Operations Manager (SCOM). Find out about Progent's Microsoft SQL 2016 expertise.

MS SQL 2014 Server Support
SQL Server 2014 incorporates significant enhancements in critical areas including speed, availability, security, and cloud readiness. SQL Server 2014 is the first version of SQL Server that incorporates in-memory technology that works transparently with all workloads including OLTP, data warehousing (DWH), and data analytics. Progent's Microsoft-certified SQL Server 2014 consultants can deliver cost-effective online and on-premises consulting services including planning, configuration, management, troubleshooting, and application development expertise to help organizations of any size to achieve maximum business value from their SQL Server 2014 investment. Read about Progent's SQL 2014 consulting.

MS SQL 2012 Consulting Services
SQL Server 2012 includes a wide range of capabilities that deliver major improvements in key technologies including availability, data protection, throughput, manageability, business information (BI), cloud support, scalability, collaboration, data discovery, and fast application development. Progent offers the support of certified engineers as well as seasoned database application developers, DBAs, project managers, network infrastructure engineers, disaster recovery planning specialists, and security consultants to help you to assess the potential advantages of Microsoft SQL Server 2012 for your organization, set up test systems at your site 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 platforms, and define a cost-effective and safe IT infrastructure that helps you realize the full strategic benefit of Microsoft SQL Server 2012. Read about Progent's Microsoft SQL 2012 consulting.

Microsoft SQL 2008 Server Consulting Services
SQL Server 2008 provides important enhancements over earlier releases of Microsoft's flagship DBM technology. Innovations offered by Microsoft SQL 2008 impact vital facets of information management such as information privacy, availability, scalability, simplicity of support, and intelligent analytical functions for turning raw data into useful business information. Improvements in SQL Server 2008 include transparent data encryption for guaranteeing privacy and improving compliance, automated policy execution to cut support expenses, unified synchronization to support mobile users, closer interaction with Word and Excel and SharePoint Server 2007 for access to SQL reports, and Resource Governor to provide predictable performance to end users. (Note: Microsoft SQL Server 2008 has reached End-of-Support status. Progent offers SQL Server migration consulting services to help you to upgrade smoothly to a current release of SQL Server.) Read about Progent's Microsoft SQL Server 2008 consulting services.

SQL Server 2005 Support
Microsoft SQL Server 2005 optimizes your IT network by providing a secure and robust business data management and evaluation system. Microsoft SQL 2005 Server maximizes the business value of your IT environment by delivering a trusted data management platform for non-stop operations of enterprise-class, multiterabyte databases, enabling you to make better decisions based on up-to-date company metrics via sophisticated analytics, reporting tools, and data-mining functions, and providing an improved development environment that enables developers to build secure line-of-business solutions quickly, and easily create extra functionality for users. Read about Progent's MS SQL Server 2005 expertise.

MS SQL 2000 Support Services
Microsoft SQL 2000 Server is a complete, Web-enabled DBM and data analysis product that enables the rapid development of next-generation large-scale line-of-business solutions that can provide your company a critical competitive advantage. Microsoft SQL Server 2000 features built-in compatibility with XML and the capability to operate across the Internet and outside your corporate firewall. Progent's Microsoft-expert SQL engineers can help you to migrate your business applications and databases from Microsoft SQL 2000 Server to the most recent release of SQL Server technology. Find out additional information about Progent's SQL 2000 Server expertise.

Progent's Application Programming Support for SQL Server
Progent's Microsoft-certified SQL Server application developers and DBAs can provide remote consulting to assist businesses of any size to build, manage, and troubleshoot applications based on SQL Server. Progent's SQL Server experts can provide support for any element of application development in environments that range from small business or departmental databases to enterprise-class data warehousing. Areas of expertise offered by Progent's SQL Server developers and database administrators include:

  • Requirements analysis
  • RDBMS conceptual and logical modeling
  • ETL development
  • T-SQL coding
  • Program installation
  • Documentation and training
  • Capacity planning
  • I/O configuration tuning
  • Backup/recovery technology
  • Clustering and virtualization
  • Reusable schema
  • Replication solutions
  • Security and compliance
  • Fault tolerance planning

If you wish to contact Progent about professional support for MS SQL Server technology, call 1-800-993-9400 or go to Contact Progent.

Progent's Professional Support Services for Microsoft Technology
For organizations of any size in the state of Alabama, Progent's Microsoft-authorized consultants can provide low-cost remote network help and professional consulting services for the whole family of Microsoft .NET servers. Progent can deliver Windows Server 2019 upgrade consulting, Windows Server 2016 hybrid cloud integration, Windows Server 2012 R2 design and deployment support, Windows Server 2008 R2 expertise, and Microsoft Windows 2003 Server maintenance. Progent's migration, installation, update, and support services include network architecture, deployment, and administration outsourcing for project analysis and documentation, local and remote IT support and network diagnosis, Help Desk Outsourcing Support, comprehensive security consulting, IT outsourcing, and ProSight Virtual Hosting services.

Progent's Microsoft System Center 2016 consultants include System Center 2016 Operations Manager specialists, Microsoft System Center 2016 Configuration Manager (SCCM 2016) consultants and Microsoft System Center 2016 Virtual Machine Manager consultants who can assist your organization to design and implement Microsoft's platform for centralized management of hybrid cloud environments that incorporate physical datacenters and cloud-based infrastructure and services.

Progent also can deliver a broad array of online PC desktop support including Windows 10 migration support, Windows 8.1 consulting support, Windows 7 support, upgrading to 64-bit computing, moving to 64-bit computing, configuring Office 365, and streamlining PC desktop image creation.

If your Alabama business requires immediate remote support from a Microsoft certified consultant, refer to Progent's Urgent Remote Computer Support.