Microsoft's SQL Server technology has grown to become a pivotal element of most small company IT networks. This advanced information management system is the intelligence that drives a wide range of line-of-business applications, both off-the-shelf and specialized, that cover areas including online commerce, business analytics, asset management, data-powered web development, customer relationship management, and accounting. Standardized APIs and support for popular programming languages enable fast and affordable creation and comprehensive testing of custom applications that accelerate your return on investments in computer technology. Microsoft has steadily enhanced the architecture of SQL Server to ensure the platform can deliver world-class levels of security, performance, robustness, expandability, and ease of management. Progent's Microsoft Gold-certified SQL Server professionals offer many years of field experience in designing, installing, and troubleshooting Microsoft SQL Server systems.

Progent's SQL engineers can assist your Chicago, Illinois business to assess the costs and advantages of upgrading from legacy DBM technology or older editions of Microsoft SQL Server to the latest edition. Progent can help your company to design a migration plan the minimizes interruption of productivity, run pilot systems to ensure functionality and performance, move your databases and applications to the new release of MS SQL, and provide ongoing technical support to ensure your Microsoft SQL-based information system keeps operating efficiently. Progent's 64-bit upgrade consultants are available to assist your company to evaluate the business benefits and risks of moving to a 64-bit edition of Microsoft SQL Server and can assist you to design and implement a cost-effective upgrade plan to a 64-bit release of Microsoft SQL Server.

Progentís Cisco-certified CCIE network engineers can help your company to build an affordable network infrastructure that provides world-class standards of availability for supporting your SQL Server installation. Progentís CISM and GIAC qualified information security consultants can evaluate the strength of your current security procedures and infrastructure and suggest and implement sensible improvements to your corporate-wide security. Progent also offers continuous network tracking to ensure your business information system is always available, and Progent's online Help Desk is available to provide rapid solutions for SQL database problems.

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

SQL 2012 Server Support Services

SQL Server 2012 includes a wide range of capabilities that offer significant enhancements in vital areas such as availability, data protection, throughput, manageability, business information (BI), cloud support, scalability, information sharing, data discovery, and fast application development. Progent can provide the expertise of certified consultants and seasoned database application programmers, DBAs, project management experts, network infrastructure engineers, disaster recovery specialists, and certified security professionals to assist you to assess the likely advantages of SQL Server 2012 for your organization, set up pilot environments at your datacenter or at Progent's lab, plan and carry out an efficient migration to SQL Server 2012 from previous releases of SQL Server or from other RDBMS solutions, and define an efficient and safe IT infrastructure that lets you realize the full business benefit of SQL Server 2012. Read about Progent's SQL 2012 Server support.

Microsoft SQL 2008 Consulting Services

Microsoft SQL Server 2008 provides important improvements over previous versions of Microsoft's premiere database management technology. New features offered by MS SQL 2008 cover key facets of information control and analysis including protection, dependability, scalability, simplicity of administration, and powerful reporting capabilities for transforming raw data to useful business insight. Improvements in SQL 2008 include transparent encryption for guaranteeing confidentiality and attaining regulatory compliance, automated policy execution to trim support expenses, consistent synchronization to accommodate mobile users, seamless integration with Office Word and Excel and SharePoint 2007 for rendering report data, and Resource Governor to deliver stable responsiveness to workers. Read about Progent's Microsoft SQL Server 2008 expertise.

Microsoft SQL 2005 Server Consulting Services

SQL Server 2005 enhances your IT network by delivering a secure and reliable business data control and evaluation system. SQL 2005 Server improves the business value of your IT network by delivering a trusted information management solution for non-stop operations of enterprise-class, multiterabyte databases, enabling you to make better decisions derived from real-time company measurements through advanced analytics, reporting utilities, and data-mining functions, and providing an improved development environment that allows programmers to build secure mission-critical solutions rapidly, and easily add extra capabilities for users. Read about Progent's SQL 2005 Server support services.

MS SQL Server 2000 Consulting and Support

SQL 2000 Server is a full-featured, Web-aware DBM and data analysis package that enables the rapid development of next-generation large-scale line-of-business solutions that can provide your company a critical competitive advantage. MS SQL Server 2000 features built-in compatibility with Extensible Markup Language and the capability to query over the Internet and outside the firewall. Progent's Microsoft-qualified SQL engineers can help your company to upgrade your business applications and databases from SQL Server 2000 up to the latest release of SQL Server technology. Find out more concerning Progent's MS SQL Server 2000 expertise.

Progent's Software Programming Support for SQL Server
Progent's certified SQL Server developers and DBAs can provide remote expertise to help businesses of all sizes to create, administer, and troubleshoot applications powered by SQL Server. Progent's SQL Server experts offer help with any phase of application development in environments that can include small office databases to data warehousing. Services available from Progent's SQL Server software programmers and DBAs include:
  • Requirements analysis
  • RDBMS conceptual and logical modeling
  • ETL development
  • Advanced T-SQL programming
  • Program configuration
  • Documentation and training
  • Capacity planning
  • Performance tuning
  • Backup and Restore technology
  • Partitioning strategies
  • Consolidation of stored procedures
  • Synchronization solutions
  • Security
  • Business continuity planning

If you wish to get in touch with Progent about professional expertise for Microsoft SQL Server environments, call 1-800-993-9400 or email

Progent's Professional Support Services for Microsoft-powered Technology
For businesses of any size in Chicago or elsewhere in the state of Illinois, Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants offer affordable remote computer help and professional consulting support for the entire family of Microsoft .NET Enterprise Servers. Progent can deliver Windows Server 2012 R2 planning and configuration help, Microsoft Windows 2008 Server expertise, and Windows Server 2003 upgrade help. Progent's planning, installation, update, and support services cover network design, configuration, and management help for project management and documentation, local and off-site technical support and network repair, Help Desk Call Center Services, comprehensive security consulting, IT outsourcing, and network and application server hosting services.

Progent also offers a full array of remote PC desktop consulting and support services including Microsoft Windows 8 technical support, Microsoft Windows 7 migration support, moving to 64-bit computing, configuring Microsoft Office 2010, and automating desktop configuration.

In case your Chicago, Illinois company needs immediate remote help from a Microsoft certified engineer, go to Progent's Emergency Remote Computer Help.