Microsoft's SQL platform has grown to become a central component of most small and medium-size company information networks. This advanced information management system is the engine that drives a multitude of line-of-business applications, both off-the-shelf and specialized, that cover areas including eCommerce, data mining, asset management, data-driven web development, customer relationship management, and accounting. Familiar APIs and compatibility with popular development tools allow rapid and affordable production and comprehensive testing of new programs that amplify a company's payback on investments in computer technology. Microsoft has steadily improved the design of SQL Server to ensure the platform can provide the highest standards of security, performance, fault tolerance, expandability, and manageability. Progent's Microsoft Certified SQL Server professionals have years of hands-on background in planning, configuring, and maintaining SQL Server-based systems.

Progent's SQL experts offer online and on-premises support to assist your Grand Rapids, Michigan business to assess the risks and advantages of upgrading from outdated DBM technology or older versions of Microsoft SQL to the latest edition. Progent can help your organization to create a migration strategy the avoids interruption of business, set up pilot systems to ensure functionality and responsiveness, port your databases and applications to the latest release of Microsoft SQL, and deliver ongoing support to make sure your MS SQL-powered solution keeps operating productively. Progent's 64-bit upgrade consultants can assist your company to evaluate the business benefits and costs of upgrading to a 64-bit edition of SQL Server and can assist you to design and implement a cost-effective upgrade strategy to a 64-bit edition of Microsoft SQL Server.

Progentís Cisco-Premier CCIE network consultants can help your business to build an affordable network architecture that offers the highest standards of availability for hosting your SQL Server solution. Progentís CISA and CISSP accredited security consultants can evaluate the quality of your current security procedures and architecture and recommend and carry out affordable improvements to your company-wide security. Progent also offers 24x7 server tracking to ensure your business information system is always available, and Progent's online Help Desk is available to provide quick resolutions for SQL database issues.

Progent can assist your company you to design, implement and manage SQL Server environments that combine physical and cloud-based infrastructure. (Find out about Progent's Microsoft Azure hybrid cloud solutions.)

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

MS SQL 2017 Migration and Support
Progent's Microsoft-certified SQL Server 2017 consultants can help your business to assess the business advantages of migrating to SQL Server 2017 and can help you to design and carry out a smooth migration of your current SQL Server environment to any network architecture including on-premises, cloud-based, or hybrid. Progent's SQL Server experts offer remote or on-premises support ranging from as-needed architecture review or troubleshooting to end-to-end project management to ensure your SQL Server 2017 project is carried out on schedule and on budget. Learn about Progent's Microsoft SQL Server 2017 migration and support.

Microsoft SQL 2016 Support Services
Microsoft SQL Server 2016 offers major improvements in speed, scale, security, uptime, BOYD integration, plus integrated analytics and reporting. Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants can deliver online and onsite support to assist organizations of all sizes to implement, administer or troubleshoot any version of SQL Server 2016. Progent can also assist you to interface SQL Server 2016 with other core Microsoft technologies including Windows Server and Hyper-V, Exchange, SharePoint, Microsoft Dynamics GP, Lync or Skype for Business, and System Center Operations Manager (SCOM). Find out about Progent's SQL 2016 consulting.

Microsoft SQL 2014 Server Consulting and Support
Microsoft SQL Server 2014 incorporates significant enhancements in critical areas such as speed, availability, compliance, and cloud readiness. SQL Server 2014 is the first release of Microsoft SQL Server that includes in-memory technology that operates seamlessly across all workloads including Online Transaction Processing (OLTP), data warehousing (DWH), and business analytics (BI). Progent's Microsoft-certified SQL Server 2014 consulting team can provide cost-effective online and on-premises consulting services that include system design, configuration, management, troubleshooting, and application development expertise to help businesses of all sizes to realize maximum business value from their SQL Server 2014 deployment. Read about Progent's SQL Server 2014 expertise.

Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Support Services
SQL Server 2012 includes a broad array of features that offer major enhancements in key areas such as high-availability, security, performance, ease of management, business information (BI), cloud readiness, expandability, information sharing, accessibility, and fast application development. Progent offers the support of Microsoft-certified engineers as well as experienced software programmers, DBAs, project management experts, Cisco-certified network engineers, disaster recovery/business continuity planning specialists, and certified security consultants to assist your business to assess the potential advantages of Microsoft SQL Server 2012 for your business, set up pilot environments at your site or at Progent's lab, plan and carry out a smooth migration to SQL Server 2012 from previous versions of SQL Server or from legacy RDBMS platforms, and define a cost-effective and safe network infrastructure that lets you maximize the strategic benefit of SQL Server 2012. Read about Progent's Microsoft SQL 2012 Server support services.

Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Support Services
MS SQL Server 2008 provides significant improvements over previous releases of Microsoft's flagship relational database technology. Innovations introduced by SQL 2008 impact key areas of data management including data protection, fault tolerance, extensibility, simplicity of administration, and intelligent services for converting raw data into meaningful management insight. Enhancements include transparent encryption for preserving confidentiality and helping with compliance, Policy-Based Framework to cut support costs, consistent synchronization to accommodate mobile devices, closer integration with Microsoft Office Word and Excel and SharePoint Server 2007 for access to SQL reports, and Resource Governor to deliver consistent responsiveness to your workers. (Note: Microsoft SQL Server has reached End-of-Support. Progent can provide SQL Server migration consulting services to help your business to move smoothly to a current release of SQL Server.) Find out about Progent's Microsoft SQL Server 2008 expertise.

SQL 2005 Server Support
Microsoft SQL Server 2005 optimizes your information network by providing a secure and robust business information management and evaluation platform. Microsoft SQL Server 2005 maximizes the strategic value of your computer network by offering a trusted data management platform for non-stop operations of enterprise-level, multiterabyte databases, enabling you to make better decisions derived from real-time business metrics through sophisticated analytics, reporting utilities, and data-mining capabilities, and providing an improved development environment that allows developers to build secure line-of-business solutions rapidly, and easily create new capabilities for clients. Find out about Progent's Microsoft SQL 2005 Server expertise.

SQL Server 2K Consulting Services
Microsoft SQL Server 2000 represents a complete, Web-enabled relational database and data analysis product that opens the door to the speedy creation of a new generation of enterprise-class business applications that can give your organization a strategic competitive advantage. SQL Server 2K features built-in support for XML and the capability to query across the Internet and beyond your corporate firewall. Progent's Microsoft-certified SQL Server engineers can assist you to migrate your business applications and information from Microsoft SQL 2000 Server up to the latest version of Microsoft SQL Server technology. Read more details about Progent's SQL 2000 Server support.

Progent's Application Programming Services for SQL Server
Progent's Microsoft SQL Server software developers and database administrators offer online expertise to assist organizations of any size to build, manage, and troubleshoot applications based on SQL Server. Progent's SQL Server consultants can provide support for any element of application development in solutions that can include small business or departmental databases to N-tier VLDB applications. Services offered by Progent's Microsoft SQL Server programmers and database administrators include:

  • Requirements analysis
  • Data tier architecture
  • Data integrity
  • Advanced T-SQL programming
  • Software installation
  • Documentation and training
  • Capacity planning
  • I/O configuration tuning
  • Backup/recovery processes
  • Clustering and virtualization
  • Reusable schema
  • Replication solutions
  • Security and compliance
  • Business continuity planning

If you wish to contact Progent about consulting help for MS SQL Server integration, phone 1-800-993-9400 or visit Contact Progent.

Progent's Consulting Services for Microsoft-powered Platforms
For businesses of any size in Grand Rapids or elsewhere in Michigan, Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants offer affordable remote computer help and IT consulting services for the entire array of Microsoft .NET servers. Progent can deliver Windows Server 2019 upgrade expertise, Windows Server 2016 hybrid cloud solutions, Windows Server 2012 R2 design and deployment help, Microsoft Windows 2008 Server consulting, and Microsoft Windows 2003 Server upgrade help. Progent's planning, integration, update, and consulting capabilities cover network architecture, deployment, and management help for project analysis and documentation, on-site and remote technical help and system troubleshooting, Help Desk Call Center Services, comprehensive security expertise, full-service outsourcing, and ProSight Virtual Hosting services.

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

Progent also can deliver a broad range of online desktop support and troubleshooting services such as Windows 10 planning assistance, Windows 8.1 technical support, Microsoft Windows 7 technical support, preparing for to 64-bit computing, preparing for to 64-bit computing, configuring Office 365, and streamlining workstation deployment.

In case your Grand Rapids, Michigan company requires urgent remote help from a Microsoft certified engineer, refer to Progent's Urgent Online Technical Support.