Microsoft's SQL Server platform has grown to become a pivotal component of most small and midsize company information systems. This advanced relational database solution is the engine behind a multitude of mission-critical business applications, both ready-made and custom, that cover functions such as eCommerce, management reporting, asset management, data-powered web sites, CRM, and accounting. Standardized APIs and support for powerful programming languages enable rapid and economical production and comprehensive testing of new programs that leverage your return on investments in computer technology. Microsoft has steadily enhanced the architecture of SQL Server so it can deliver the highest standards of security, performance, availability, scalability, and manageability. Progent's Microsoft Premier consultants have years of hands-on experience in planning, deploying, and supporting SQL Server systems.

Progent's SQL experts offer remote and on-premises support to assist your Des Moines, Iowa company to evaluate the costs and benefits of moving from legacy DBM technology or earlier editions of Microsoft SQL to the latest edition. Progent can help your organization to design a migration strategy the avoids disruption of business, set up test systems to ensure functionality and responsiveness, port your data and programs to the latest release of Microsoft SQL Server, and deliver continuing technical support to ensure your Microsoft SQL-powered information system keeps running productively. Progent's 64-bit migration consultants are available to assist you to evaluate the business benefits and costs of upgrading to a 64-bit edition of Microsoft SQL Server and can help you to create and execute an economical upgrade strategy to a 64-bit edition of Microsoft SQL Server.

Progentís Cisco-Certified CCIE network professionals can assist your business to create an affordable connectivity infrastructure that offers world-class levels of fault-tolerance for supporting your SQL Server solution. Progentís CISM and CISSP certified security engineers can asses the strength of your existing security procedures and infrastructure and recommend and carry out affordable enhancements to your corporate-wide security. Progent can also provide automated network tracking to ensure your corporate information system is always available, and Progent's online Help Desk Call Center is available to offer fast resolutions for SQL database issues.

Progent can assist your IT team you to plan, deploy and administer Microsoft SQL Server environments that combine local and cloud-based infrastructure. (Find out about Progent's Azure enterprise hybrid cloud solutions.)

Progent can help help your business with every release of MS SQL including:

SQL Server 2017 Migration and Support
Progent's Microsoft-certified SQL Server 2017 consultants can assist your business to assess the business benefits of migrating to SQL Server 2017 and can help your organization to design and carry out an efficient 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 onsite support services ranging from as-needed architecture review or debugging to end-to-end project management and co-management to ensure your SQL Server 2017 project is successfully completed on time and on budget. Find out about Progent's Microsoft SQL 2017 support.

SQL Server 2016 Consulting
SQL Server 2016 offers significant enhancements in speed, scale, data security, high-availability, BOYD integration, plus built-in analytics and reporting. Progent's Microsoft-certified consulting team can deliver online and on-premises support to help organizations of all sizes to implement, manage or troubleshoot any version of SQL Server 2016. Progent can also help you to interface SQL Server 2016 with all core Microsoft products such as Windows Server and Hyper-V, Exchange Server 2016, SharePoint Server, Microsoft Dynamics CRM and GP, Skype for Business, and System Center Operations Manager (SCOM). Learn about Progent's Microsoft SQL Server 2016 consulting services.

SQL 2014 Consulting Services
SQL Server 2014 incorporates major improvements in critical areas including performance, uptime, compliance, and cloud integration. Microsoft SQL Server 2014 is the first version of Microsoft SQL Server that incorporates in-memory capability that works seamlessly with all workloads including Online Transaction Processing, data warehousing (DWH), and business analytics. Progent's Microsoft SQL Server 2014 consultants can provide cost-effective online and onsite consulting services that include planning, deployment, administration, troubleshooting, and software development expertise to help businesses of any size to realize maximum business value from their SQL Server 2014 investment. Learn about Progent's SQL Server 2014 consulting.

SQL 2012 Consulting Services
SQL Server 2012 includes a wide array of capabilities that deliver major improvements in vital technologies including high-availability, data protection, performance, manageability, business analytics, cloud support, scalability, collaboration, data discovery, and fast software development. Progent offers the support of Microsoft-certified consultants and seasoned software programmers, database administrators, project management experts, network infrastructure engineers, business continuity specialists, and certified data security professionals to help your business to assess the potential benefits of Microsoft SQL Server 2012 for your business, set up pilot systems at your datacenter or at Progent's test lab, design and carry out a smooth migration to SQL Server 2012 from previous releases of SQL Server or from legacy database solutions, and define a cost-effective and safe IT infrastructure that helps you realize the full strategic benefit of SQL Server 2012. Learn about Progent's Microsoft SQL 2012 expertise.

Microsoft SQL 2008 Server Support Services
Microsoft SQL Server 2008 delivers significant improvements over earlier versions of Microsoft's flagship DBM technology. Innovations offered by SQL 2008 cover key facets of information management such as protection, reliability, scalability, ease of support, and powerful services for transforming dispersed stores of data into actionable management information. Improvements in SQL 2008 include transparent data encryption for guarding privacy and attaining compliance, Policy-Based Framework to trim management expenses, new synchronization services to support occasionally connected users, seamless interaction with Office Word and Excel and Microsoft Office SharePoint 2007 for working with report data, and Resource Governor to provide dependable performance to your users. (Note: Microsoft SQL Server has arrived at End-of-Support status. Progent offers SQL Server migration consulting to assist your business to upgrade smoothly to a current release of SQL Server.) Find out about Progent's Microsoft SQL Server 2008 support services.

Microsoft SQL 2005 Support
Microsoft SQL Server 2005 optimizes your IT network by delivering a secure and robust company data management and analysis platform. SQL Server 2005 maximizes the strategic value of your computer environment by offering a trusted data management platform for non-stop operations of enterprise-class, multiterabyte databases, allowing users to make smarter decisions based on real-time business measurements through advanced analytics, reporting utilities, and data-mining capabilities, and giving you an enhanced development system that enables developers to create secure line-of-business solutions quickly, and easily add extra functionality for clients. Read about Progent's MS SQL 2005 Server support.

SQL Server 2K Consulting Services
Microsoft SQL 2000 Server represents a complete, Web-enabled DBM and information analysis product that enables the rapid creation of a new generation of enterprise-grade line-of-business applications that can provide your organization a critical business advantage. Microsoft SQL Server 2000 offers built-in compatibility with Extensible Markup Language and the capability to query across the Internet and beyond your firewall. Progent's Microsoft-premier SQL Server consultants can help your company to move your business applications and data from Microsoft SQL 2000 Server up to the latest release of Microsoft SQL Server. Learn more details about Progent's Microsoft SQL 2000 consulting services.

Progent's Application Programming Support for SQL Server
Progent's Microsoft-certified SQL Server developers and database administrators offer remote consulting to assist businesses of any size to create, administer, and maintain applications based on Microsoft SQL Server. Progent's SQL Server experts offer support for any element of the application life cycle in solutions that range from small office databases to enterprise-class data warehousing. Support services offered by Progent's SQL Server developers and DBAs include:

  • Requirements analysis
  • RDBMS conceptual and logical modeling
  • ETL development
  • T-SQL software development
  • Software configuration
  • Data migration
  • Capacity planning
  • I/O configuration tuning
  • Backup and Restore technology
  • Clustering and virtualization
  • Consolidation of stored procedures
  • Replication solutions
  • Security
  • Business continuity planning

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

Progent's Consulting and Support Services for Microsoft-based Platforms
For companies of any size in Des Moines or elsewhere in Iowa, Progent's Microsoft-authorized consultants offer affordable remote computer help and professional consulting support for the entire array of Microsoft .NET servers. Progent offers Windows Server 2019 upgrade expertise, Windows Server 2016 hybrid cloud solutions, Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2 design and deployment help, Windows Server 2008 R2 expertise, and Windows 2003 Server upgrade help. Progent's planning, installation, update, and consulting services include network architecture, configuration, and management outsourcing for project management and documentation, on-site and remote technical help and system diagnosis, Help Desk Call Center Services, comprehensive security consulting, IT outsourcing, and ProSight Virtual Hosting solutions.

Progent's System Center 2016 consultants include System Center 2016 Operations Manager (SCOM 2016) experts, System Center 2016 Configuration Manager specialists and Microsoft System Center 2016 Virtual Machine Manager (SCVMM 2016) consultants who can assist your organization to plan and implement Microsoft's solution for unified management of hybrid cloud networks that incorporate physical datacenters and cloud-based services.

Progent in addition offers a broad array of online PC desktop support such as Windows 10 planning and migration consulting, Windows 8.1 integration expertise, Microsoft Windows 7 technical support, upgrading to 64-bit computing, upgrading to 64-bit computing, configuring Microsoft Office 365, and automating PC desktop image creation.

If your Des Moines, Iowa company needs urgent online help from a Microsoft certified engineer, visit Progent's Urgent Remote Technical Support.