Microsoft's SQL platform has evolved to become a critical component of most small business information networks. This advanced relational database solution is the intelligence that drives a wide range of line-of-business business applications, both off-the-shelf and custom, that cover functions including online commerce, business information, asset management, data-driven web development, CRM, and accounting. Standardized APIs and compatibility with powerful programming languages enable rapid and affordable creation and thorough testing of new applications that amplify a company's payback on investments in technology. Microsoft has continually improved the design of SQL Server so it can provide world-class standards of security, speed, availability, expandability, and manageability. Progent's Microsoft-qualified consultants have years of hands-on background in designing, deploying, and troubleshooting Microsoft SQL Server-based environments.

Progent's SQL Server consultants can help your Chicago, Illinois business to assess the risks and benefits of moving from outdated information management technology or earlier editions of Microsoft SQL to the latest edition. Progent can assist your organization to design an upgrade plan the minimizes interruption of productivity, run pilot systems to verify functionality and performance, move your data and applications to the new version of MS SQL Server, and deliver continuing support to make sure your MS SQL-based solution stays running efficiently. Progent's 64-bit migration experts are available to help you to evaluate the strategic advantages and risks of upgrading to a 64-bit edition of Microsoft SQL Server and can assist you to create and carry out an economical migration strategy to a 64-bit release of Microsoft SQL Server.

Progentís Cisco-certified CCIE network engineers can assist your organization to create a cost-effective connectivity architecture that provides world-class standards of availability for supporting your SQL Server installation. Progentís CISM and GIAC accredited security experts can evaluate the strength of your existing security procedures and technologies and recommend and implement sensible improvements to your corporate-wide security. Progent can also provide automated network monitoring to make sure your business network is healthy, and Progent's remote Help Desk is available to provide rapid resolutions for SQL-related issues.

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

MS SQL Server 2014 Support

Microsoft SQL Server 2014 includes significant enhancements in critical areas such as performance, uptime, security, and cloud integration. SQL Server 2014 is the first release of SQL Server that includes in-memory capability that operates transparently across all workloads including OLTP, enterprise data warehousing, and business analytics. Progent's Microsoft Gold-certified SQL Server 2014 consulting team can deliver efficient remote and onsite services such as system design, configuration, administration, remediation, and software development expertise to help businesses of all sizes to realize fast return from their SQL Server 2014 investment. Find out about Progent's SQL Server 2014 expertise.

Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Consulting and Support

SQL Server 2012 includes a wide range of features that offer major improvements in key technologies such as availability, data protection, performance, manageability, business analytics, cloud support, expandability, information sharing, data discovery, and streamlined application development. Progent offers the expertise of certified consultants as well as seasoned software programmers, DBAs, project managers, network infrastructure engineers, disaster recovery planning specialists, and data security consultants to assist you to evaluate the likely benefits of SQL Server 2012 for your business, set up test systems at your site or at Progent's lab, design and execute out a smooth migration to SQL Server 2012 from previous releases of SQL Server or from legacy RDBMS platforms, and configure a cost-effective and safe network infrastructure that helps you maximize the strategic benefit of SQL Server 2012. Learn about Progent's SQL 2012 Server consulting services.

Microsoft SQL 2008 Consulting and Support

Microsoft SQL Server 2008 provides important improvements over earlier releases of Microsoft's premiere relational database platform. Innovations offered by SQL 2008 impact key facets of data control and analysis such as data protection, availability, extensibility, simplicity of support, and intelligent analytical functions for transforming all types of data to actionable management information. New features in SQL Server 2008 include application-independent encryption for guarding confidentiality and achieving regulatory compliance, Policy-Based Framework to trim management costs, unified synchronization to support mobile devices, tighter interaction with Word and Excel and Microsoft Office SharePoint 2007 for working with reports, and resource prioritization to ensure predictable responsiveness to your workers. Find out about Progent's SQL 2008 Server support services.

Microsoft SQL 2005 Server Support

SQL Server 2005 enhances your IT environment by delivering a secure and robust company information management and evaluation platform. Microsoft SQL Server 2005 maximizes the strategic value of your IT environment by offering a trusted data management solution for 24x7 operations of large-scale, multiterabyte databases, allowing users to make smarter decisions based on real-time business metrics via sophisticated analytics, reporting tools, and data-mining capabilities, and giving you an improved development environment that enables developers to create secure line-of-business solutions rapidly, and easily add extra capabilities for users. Read about Progent's SQL 2005 Server support services.

MS SQL 2000 Support

SQL 2000 Server is a complete, Web-enabled DBM and information analysis product that facilitates the rapid creation of a new generation of enterprise-grade business applications that can give your company a strategic competitive advantage. SQL 2000 Server offers core support for XML and the ability to operate over the Internet and beyond your corporate firewall. Progent's Microsoft-qualified SQL consultants can help your company to move your applications and databases from MS SQL Server 2000 to the current release of Microsoft SQL Server. Find out more about Progent's MS SQL 2000 consulting services.

Progent's Software Programming Services for Microsoft SQL Server
Progent's certified SQL Server programmers and database administrators can provide online expertise to assist organizations of all sizes to build, manage, and maintain applications powered by Microsoft SQL Server. Progent's SQL Server experts offer support for any element of the application life cycle in solutions that range from small business or departmental databases to enterprise-class data warehousing. Services available from Progent's Microsoft SQL Server developers and DBAs include:
  • Specification of features/scope
  • Database physical modeling
  • ETL development
  • T-SQL software development
  • Software configuration
  • Data migration
  • Capacity planning
  • I/O configuration tuning
  • Backup/recovery technology
  • Partitioning strategies
  • Consolidation of stored procedures
  • Replication solutions
  • Security
  • Business continuity planning

If you wish to get in touch with Progent about professional help for Microsoft SQL Server integration, phone 1-800-993-9400 or send email to

Progent's Consulting and Support Services for Microsoft-based Technology
For companies of any size in Chicago or anywhere in the state of Illinois, Progent's Microsoft-certified experts can provide affordable remote network assistance and professional consulting services for the whole array of Microsoft .NET Enterprise Servers. Progent can provide Microsoft Windows 2012 R2 Server planning and deployment assistance, Microsoft Windows Server 2008 expertise, and Microsoft Windows 2003 Server upgrade help. Progent's migration, installation, optimization, and support capabilities include network design, deployment, and management outsourcing for project analysis and documentation, local and remote technical help and system repair, Help Desk Outsourcing Services, comprehensive security expertise, turn-key outsourcing, and network and application server hosting options.

Progent also can deliver a broad range of remote PC desktop support services including Windows 10 migration assistance, Microsoft Windows 8.1 technical support, Windows 7 technical support, preparing for to 64-bit computing, preparing for to 64-bit computing, configuring Office 2010, and streamlining PC desktop image creation.

If your Chicago, Illinois business requires urgent remote help from a certified consultant, refer to Progent's Urgent Remote Computer Help.