Microsoft's SQL platform has grown to become a critical element of the majority of small to midsize company IT networks. This advanced relational database solution is the intelligence that drives an array of vital business applications, both ready-made and specialized, that address areas including eCommerce, data mining, asset management, data-driven web development, customer relationship management, and accounting. Familiar interfaces and compatibility with popular development languages enable fast and economical production and thorough testing of new programs that accelerate your payback on investments in computer technology. Microsoft has continually enhanced the design of SQL Server to ensure the platform can provide world-class levels of data protection, performance, fault tolerance, expandability, and manageability. Progent's Microsoft-qualified SQL Server professionals offer years of hands-on background in planning, configuring, and troubleshooting Microsoft SQL Server environments.

Progent's SQL engineers can help your Chicago, Illinois company to evaluate the risks and advantages of upgrading from outdated information management systems or older versions of MS SQL to the latest edition. Progent can help you to design an installation plan the minimizes interruption of business, run test systems to ensure capability and responsiveness, move your databases and programs to the latest release of Microsoft SQL, and deliver continuing support to make sure your Microsoft SQL-based information system keeps operating efficiently. Progent's 64-bit migration consultants can assist your company to assess the business advantages and costs of upgrading to a 64-bit edition of SQL Server and can help you to create and implement an efficient upgrade strategy to a 64-bit release of SQL Server.

Progentís Cisco-qualified CCIE network professionals can help your organization to build a cost-effective connectivity infrastructure that offers the highest levels of fault-tolerance for hosting your SQL installation. Progentís CISA and GIAC qualified information security experts can evaluate the quality of your current security policies and technologies and recommend and carry out affordable enhancements to your company-wide security. Progent can also provide automated network monitoring to ensure your corporate network is healthy, and Progent's online Help Desk Call Center is ready to offer quick remediation for SQL database issues.

Progent can help assist your business with every release of Microsoft SQL Server including:

Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Consulting Services

SQL Server 2012 introduces a wide array of features that offer significant enhancements in key areas including high-availability, data protection, throughput, manageability, business analytics, cloud readiness, expandability, information sharing, data discovery, and fast software development. Progent can provide the expertise of certified consultants as well as seasoned database application programmers, database administrators, project management experts, Cisco-certified network engineers, disaster recovery/business continuity specialists, and security professionals to help your business to assess the potential benefits of Microsoft SQL Server 2012 for your business, set up pilot environments at your datacenter or at Progent's test lab, plan and carry out a smooth migration to SQL Server 2012 from earlier releases of SQL Server or from legacy RDBMS solutions, and configure a cost-effective and safe network infrastructure that lets you realize the full business benefit of SQL Server 2012. Read about Progent's SQL 2012 Server support services.

Microsoft SQL 2008 Consulting and Support

SQL Server 2008 provides significant enhancements over previous releases of Microsoft's premiere database management platform. New features offered by SQL 2008 cover vital facets of data management such as protection, reliability, expandability, ease of administration, and powerful analytical functions for turning masses of data to actionable management information. New features include application-independent data encryption for preserving confidentiality and improving compliance, automated policy execution for lowering administration expenses, new synchronization services to support occasionally connected devices, tighter interaction with Office Word and Excel and SharePoint Server for rendering report data, and resource prioritization to deliver consistent performance to workers. Learn about Progent's Microsoft SQL 2008 Server consulting services.

Microsoft SQL Server 2005 Support

MS SQL Server 2005 enhances your IT environment by providing a safe and robust company data control and evaluation platform. SQL Server 2005 maximizes the business value of your computer network by delivering a proven data management platform for 24x7 operations of enterprise-grade, multiterabyte databases, allowing users to make smarter decisions derived from real-time company metrics through advanced analytics, reporting tools, and data-mining functions, and giving you an enhanced development environment that enables programmers to create secure line-of-business applications quickly, and easily create new capabilities for clients. Read about Progent's MS SQL Server 2005 support services.

MS SQL Server 2K Consulting and Support

Microsoft SQL Server 2000 represents a complete, Web-aware relational database and data analysis product that facilitates the speedy development of next-generation enterprise-class line-of-business applications that can give your organization a critical business advantage. SQL 2000 Server offers core support for Extensible Markup Language and the ability to operate across the Internet and past your firewall. Progent's Microsoft-qualified SQL Server professionals can assist you to migrate your applications and information from MS SQL 2000 Server to the most recent release of SQL Server technology. Read additional information about Progent's MS SQL 2000 Server consulting.

Progent's Application Development Services for SQL Server
Progent's Microsoft SQL Server programmers and DBAs can provide online expertise to assist organizations of all sizes to build, administer, and troubleshoot applications based on Microsoft SQL Server. Progent's SQL Server consultants offer support for any phase of application development in solutions that can include small business or departmental databases to data warehousing. Areas of expertise available from Progent's Microsoft SQL Server developers and database administrators include:
  • Requirements analysis
  • RDBMS conceptual and logical modeling
  • Normalization
  • T-SQL coding
  • Program configuration
  • Data migration
  • Capacity planning
  • I/O configuration tuning
  • Backup/recovery technology
  • Partitioning strategies
  • Consolidation of stored procedures
  • Replication solutions
  • Security
  • Fault tolerance planning

To ask Progent about professional help for MS SQL Server technology, call 1-800-993-9400 or email

Progent's Consulting Services for Microsoft-based Platforms
For companies of any size in Chicago or elsewhere in the state of Illinois, Progent's Microsoft-authorized experts can provide affordable online computer assistance and IT consulting support for the whole array of Microsoft .NET servers. Progent can provide Microsoft Windows 2012 Server integration assistance, Windows Server 2008 consulting, and Windows Server 2003 maintenance. Progent's migration, integration, optimization, and support services include network architecture, deployment, and administration help for project management and documentation, on-site and remote IT support and network diagnosis, Help Desk Services, comprehensive security consulting, IT outsourcing, and server hosting and management options.

Progent also offers a full array of online PC desktop support such as Windows 8 expertise, Microsoft Windows 7 integration, preparing for to 64-bit computing, integrating Office 2010, and automating Business Desktop Deployment.

If your Chicago, Illinois company needs immediate remote support from a Microsoft certified network expert, visit Progent's Emergency Online Technical Help.