Microsoft's SQL Server technology has evolved to become a critical component of most small and midsize business IT networks. This advanced database manager is the intelligence behind an array of mission-critical applications, both off-the-shelf and specialized, that address functions including online commerce, business analytics, asset management, data-driven web development, CRM, and accounting. Standardized APIs and support for powerful programming languages enable rapid and economical creation and thorough testing of new applications that leverage your payback on investments in technology. Microsoft has steadily improved the architecture of SQL Server so it can provide world-class levels of data protection, speed, dependability, scalability, and ease of management. Progent's Microsoft Premier consultants offer many years of hands-on background in planning, installing, and troubleshooting Microsoft SQL Server environments.

Progent's SQL Server engineers can provide remote and on-premises support services to help your Iowa business to assess the risks and benefits of moving from legacy database technology or older versions of MS SQL to the most recent release. Progent can assist you to create a migration strategy the avoids interruption of productivity, run test systems to verify capability and performance, port your databases and programs to the new version of Microsoft SQL Server, and provide ongoing technical support to ensure your Microsoft SQL-powered solution keeps running productively. Progent's Power BI integration experts can help you use information from SQL Server Reporting Services and SQL Server SSAS to create visualizations to produce interactive Power BI analytical reports and dashboards.

Progent's Cisco-Premier CCIE network engineers can assist your company to build a cost-effective connectivity infrastructure that provides world-class standards of availability for hosting your SQL Server installation. Progent's CISA and GIAC certified information security engineers can asses the quality of your existing security procedures and architecture and recommend and implement sensible improvements to your corporate-wide security. Progent can also provide continuous network tracking to make sure your business network is working efficiently, and Progent's online Help Desk is ready to provide quick resolutions for SQL-related problems.

Progent can help your IT team you to plan, deploy and manage SQL Server ecosystems that combine local and cloud hosted infrastructure. (Learn about Progent's Microsoft Azure enterprise hybrid cloud solutions.)

Microsoft SQL Server 2019 Planning and Integration Consulting Services
Progent's Microsoft-certified SQL Server 2019 experts can help your organization to evaluate the advantages for migrating to SQL Server 2019 and can provide rapid online or on-premises contact with experts in solution planning and integration, application development, SQL Server management, and network security. To learn more, visit SQL Server 2019 migration consulting.

Microsoft SQL 2017 Support Services
Progent's Microsoft-certified SQL Server 2017 consultants can help your business to evaluate the business advantages of upgrading to SQL Server 2017 and can help your organization to design and implement a smooth migration of your current SQL Server environment to any deployment architecture including onsite, cloud-hosted, or hybrid. Progent's consultants offer remote or on-premises support ranging from on-demand design review or troubleshooting to comprehensive project management to make sure your SQL Server 2017 project is successfully completed on schedule and within budget. Learn about Progent's Microsoft SQL 2017 expertise.

Microsoft SQL 2016 Consulting and Support
Microsoft SQL Server 2016 offers major improvements in speed, capacity, security and compliance, high-availability, mobile computing support, plus integrated analytics and reporting. Progent's Microsoft-certified consulting team can deliver remote and onsite expertise to help businesses of all sizes to configure, manage or troubleshoot any edition of SQL Server 2016. Progent can also assist you to integrate SQL Server 2016 with other core Microsoft products including Windows Server and Hyper-V, Exchange Server 2016, SharePoint, Microsoft Dynamics CRM, Skype for Business, and SCOM. Learn about Progent's SQL 2016 expertise.

MS SQL 2014 Consulting
SQL Server 2014 incorporates significant enhancements in critical areas such as performance, uptime, compliance, and cloud readiness. SQL Server 2014 is the first version of Microsoft SQL Server that incorporates in-memory technology that works seamlessly with all workloads including Online Transaction Processing, data warehousing (DWH), and business analytics. Progent's Microsoft-certified SQL Server 2014 consultants can deliver cost-effective remote and onsite consulting services such as planning, deployment, administration, remediation, and application development services to help businesses of all sizes to realize fast return from their SQL Server 2014 deployment. Find out about Progent's Microsoft SQL Server 2014 support services.

Microsoft SQL 2012 Server Support Services
SQL Server 2012 introduces a wide array of capabilities that deliver significant improvements in vital technologies including availability, security, performance, ease of management, business information (BI), cloud support, expandability, information sharing, data discovery, and fast software development. Progent can provide the support of certified engineers and seasoned software developers, database administrators, project managers, network infrastructure engineers, disaster recovery/business continuity planning specialists, and security consultants to help your business to evaluate the potential advantages of Microsoft SQL Server 2012 for your organization, set up pilot systems at your site or at Progent's test lab, design and execute out a smooth transition to SQL Server 2012 from previous releases of SQL Server or from other database platforms, and configure an efficient and secure IT infrastructure that helps you maximize the strategic benefit of Microsoft SQL Server 2012. Learn about Progent's SQL 2012 expertise.

MS SQL Server 2008 Consulting and Support
MS SQL Server 2008 provides significant improvements over earlier releases of Microsoft's premier DBM technology. Innovations introduced by MS SQL 2008 impact key facets of data management including information privacy, fault tolerance, expandability, ease of administration, and intelligent reporting capabilities for transforming dispersed stores of data into useful management information. Enhancements in SQL 2008 include transparent encryption for guaranteeing privacy and helping with compliance, automated policy execution to trim management costs, unified synchronization to accommodate occasionally connected workers, seamless interaction with Office Word and Excel and Office SharePoint Server for rendering reports, and resource definition to deliver consistent responsiveness to users. (Note: SQL Server 2008 has arrived at End-of-Support status. Progent offers SQL Server 2008 migration consulting to assist you to upgrade efficiently to a current release of SQL Server.) Read about Progent's Microsoft SQL 2008 Server support.

SQL Server 2005 Support Services
SQL Server 2005 optimizes your IT environment by providing a secure and robust company data control and evaluation system. SQL 2005 Server maximizes the strategic value of your computer environment by delivering a proven information management platform for non-stop operations of enterprise-class, high-volume databases, enabling you to make better decisions based on real-time business metrics through advanced analytics, reporting utilities, and data-mining capabilities, and giving you an enhanced development environment that enables developers to build secure line-of-business applications rapidly, and effortlessly create new functionality for users. Find out about Progent's SQL 2005 support services.

Microsoft SQL 2000 Server Support Services
MS SQL 2000 Server is a full-featured, Web-enabled relational database and information analysis package that opens the door to the speedy creation of next-generation large-scale line-of-business applications that can provide your company a critical competitive advantage. SQL Server 2000 offers core support for Extensible Markup Language and the capability to query across the Internet and beyond the corporate firewall. Progent's Microsoft-premier SQL professionals can help you to migrate your applications and data from MS SQL Server 2000 to the current version of SQL Server technology. Find out additional information concerning Progent's Microsoft SQL 2000 consulting services.

Progent's Software Programming Services for Microsoft SQL Server
Progent's Microsoft SQL Server software programmers and DBAs can provide online expertise to help organizations of all sizes to create, manage, and troubleshoot applications powered by Microsoft SQL Server. Progent's SQL Server experts can provide support for any phase of the application life cycle in solutions that can include small business or departmental databases to N-tier VLDB applications. Support services available from Progent's SQL Server developers and database administrators include:

  • Requirements analysis
  • RDBMS conceptual and logical modeling
  • Normalization
  • T-SQL programming
  • Program installation
  • Data migration
  • Capacity planning
  • I/O configuration tuning
  • Backup/recovery technology
  • Partitioning strategies
  • Consolidation of stored procedures
  • Replication solutions
  • Security and compliance
  • Business continuity planning

To get in touch with Progent about engineering assistance for MS SQL Server integration, call 1-800-993-9400 or visit Contact Progent.

Progent's Consulting Services for Microsoft Technology
For organizations of all sizes in the state of Iowa, Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants offer low-cost online network assistance and professional consulting services for the entire array of Microsoft .NET servers. Progent offers Windows Server 2022 planning and integration expertise, Windows Server 2019 upgrade consulting, Windows Server 2016 hybrid cloud solutions, Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2 planning and deployment help, Windows 2008 Server expertise, and Microsoft Windows 2003 Server upgrade help. Progent's migration, installation, optimization, and support capabilities include system design, configuration, and management outsourcing for project analysis and documentation, on-site and off-site IT help and network diagnosis, Help Desk Outsourcing Support, comprehensive security expertise, turn-key outsourcing, and ProSight Virtual Hosting solutions.

Progent's System Center 2016 consulting experts include Operations Manager 2016 experts, System Center 2016 Configuration Manager specialists and Microsoft System Center 2016 Virtual Machine Manager (SCVMM 2016) consultants who can help your organization to design and implement Microsoft's platform for unified management of hybrid cloud networks that combine physical datacenters and cloud infrastructure and services.

Progent also offers a broad range of online PC desktop support services such as Windows 11 system design and upgrade support, Windows 10 integration assistance, Windows 8.1 consulting support, Microsoft Windows 7 technical support, upgrading to 64-bit computing, preparing for to 64-bit computing, integrating Microsoft 365, and automating PC desktop image creation.

In case your Iowa company needs urgent online help from a Microsoft certified consultant, visit Progent's Urgent Remote Network Help.