Microsoft's SQL Server platform has evolved to become a critical element of most small and medium-size company IT systems. This premiere information management system is the engine that drives an array of line-of-business applications, both off-the-shelf and specialized, that address functions such as online commerce, business information, inventory control, data-driven web development, CRM, and financials. Standardized interfaces and compatibility with popular programming languages allow rapid and economical production and thorough testing of new applications that leverage a company's return on investments in information technology. Microsoft has steadily enhanced the design of SQL Server to ensure it can provide the highest levels of data protection, performance, fault tolerance, expandability, and manageability. Progent's Microsoft Premier SQL Server professionals have many years of field background in designing, deploying, and troubleshooting Microsoft SQL Server-powered environments.

Progent's Microsoft SQL experts offer online and on-site support services to assist your Madison, Wisconsin business to evaluate the costs and advantages of upgrading from legacy DBM technology or older versions of Microsoft SQL Server to the most recent edition. Progent can help your company to design an installation plan the minimizes disruption of productivity, run pilot systems to verify functionality and responsiveness, port your data and applications to the new version of MS SQL, and deliver continuing support to ensure your MS SQL-powered information system stays operating productively. Progent's 64-bit upgrade consultants are available to help your company to evaluate the strategic advantages and risks of upgrading to a 64-bit edition of Microsoft SQL Server and can help you to design and carry out an efficient migration strategy to a 64-bit version of SQL Server.

Progentís Cisco-Premier CCIE network professionals can help your business to build an affordable network architecture that provides the highest standards of robustness for hosting your SQL installation. Progentís CISA and GIAC qualified data security experts can asses the quality of your current security procedures and technologies and recommend and implement sensible improvements to your company-wide security. Progent can also provide continuous server tracking to ensure your corporate information system is working efficiently, and Progent's online Help Desk is available to offer fast solutions for SQL-related issues.

Progent can help your company you to design, deploy and administer Microsoft SQL Server environments that incorporate local and cloud-based infrastructure. (Find out about Progent's Azure hybrid cloud solutions.)

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

MS SQL 2017 Server Consulting Services
Progent's Microsoft-certified SQL Server 2017 experts can assist your business to evaluate the business benefits of upgrading to SQL Server 2017 and can help your organization to plan and implement a smooth migration of your current SQL Server environment to any network model including on-premises, cloud-hosted, or hybrid. Progent's SQL Server experts can provide remote or on-premises support services ranging from on-demand architecture assessment or troubleshooting to end-to-end project management to ensure your SQL Server 2017 initiative is carried out on time and on budget. Learn about Progent's SQL 2017 expertise.

SQL 2016 Support
Microsoft SQL Server 2016 offers significant enhancements in speed, capacity, data security, uptime, BOYD support, and integrated business intelligence. Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants can deliver remote and onsite support to help organizations of any size to deploy, administer or troubleshoot any version of SQL Server 2016. Progent can also assist you to interface SQL Server 2016 with all key Microsoft technologies including Windows Server, Exchange, SharePoint, Dynamics CRM and GP, Skype for Business, and SCOM. Read about Progent's Microsoft SQL 2016 Server expertise.

MS SQL 2014 Support Services
Microsoft SQL Server 2014 incorporates significant enhancements in key areas including performance, availability, security, and cloud integration. SQL Server 2014 is the first version of Microsoft SQL Server that includes in-memory capability that operates transparently across all types of applications including OLTP, enterprise data warehousing, and business analytics. Progent's Microsoft SQL Server 2014 consultants can provide cost-effective online and onsite consulting services that include planning, deployment, management, remediation, and application development services to enable organizations of all sizes to realize fast return from their SQL Server 2014 deployment. Find out about Progent's Microsoft SQL 2014 Server consulting.

MS SQL 2012 Consulting Services
SQL Server 2012 includes a wide array of features that offer major enhancements in vital technologies such as high-availability, security, throughput, manageability, business analytics, cloud readiness, expandability, information sharing, accessibility, and fast application development. Progent can provide the support of Microsoft-certified consultants and seasoned software developers, DBAs, project management experts, Cisco-certified network engineers, business continuity planning specialists, and data security professionals to assist you to evaluate the likely advantages of Microsoft SQL Server 2012 for your business, set up test environments at your site or at Progent's lab, plan and carry out a smooth transition to SQL Server 2012 from earlier versions of SQL Server or from other database solutions, and define a cost-effective and safe network infrastructure that helps you realize the full strategic benefit of SQL Server 2012. Read about Progent's SQL 2012 Server support services.

Microsoft SQL 2008 Support Services
SQL Server 2008 provides important enhancements over previous versions of Microsoft's premiere relational database platform. Innovations introduced by Microsoft SQL 2008 cover key facets of information control and analysis including information privacy, reliability, extensibility, simplicity of administration, and intelligent reporting capabilities for turning masses of data to actionable business information. Improvements in SQL Server 2008 include transparent data encryption for preserving confidentiality and helping with compliance, Policy-Based Framework for lowering administration costs, consistent synchronization to accommodate occasionally connected workers, tighter interaction with Word and Excel and SharePoint for working with report data, and Resource Governor to ensure predictable performance to end users. (Note: SQL Server has arrived at End-of-Support status. Progent offers SQL Server 2008 migration consulting services to assist you to move efficiently to an up-to-date version of SQL Server.) Learn about Progent's MS SQL 2008 support services.

Microsoft SQL Server 2005 Consulting and Support
MS SQL Server 2005 enhances your information environment by providing a safe and robust business data control and evaluation platform. MS SQL Server 2005 improves the strategic value of your computer environment by delivering a proven information management platform for non-stop operations of large-scale, high-volume databases, enabling you to make smarter decisions based on real-time business metrics through advanced analytics, reporting tools, and data-mining functions, and providing an improved development system that allows developers to build secure mission-critical applications quickly, and effortlessly create new capabilities for users. Learn about Progent's SQL 2005 support.

MS SQL 2000 Support Services
SQL 2000 Server represents a full-featured, Web-aware DBM and data analysis package that enables the rapid development of a new generation of large-scale line-of-business applications that can provide your organization a critical competitive advantage. SQL Server 2000 offers built-in compatibility with XML and the ability to operate across the Internet and outside your firewall. Progent's Microsoft-expert SQL Server engineers can assist you to migrate your business applications and data from MS SQL 2000 Server to the current release of Microsoft SQL Server. Find out additional information concerning Progent's MS SQL 2000 Server expertise.

Progent's Application Development Services for SQL Server
Progent's Microsoft-certified SQL Server application developers and DBAs can provide online expertise to assist organizations of all sizes to build, administer, and maintain applications based on Microsoft SQL Server. Progent's SQL Server consultants can provide help with any phase of application development in solutions that range from small business or departmental databases to enterprise-class data warehousing. Areas of expertise offered by Progent's SQL Server programmers and database administrators include:

  • Specification of features/scope
  • RDBMS conceptual and logical modeling
  • ETL development
  • Advanced T-SQL software development
  • Software installation
  • Documentation and training
  • Storage management
  • Performance tuning
  • Backup/recovery technology
  • Clustering and virtualization
  • Consolidation of stored procedures
  • Synchronization solutions
  • Security and compliance
  • Business continuity planning

If you wish to contact Progent about engineering assistance for SQL Server environments, phone 1-800-993-9400 or go to Contact Progent.

Progent's Consulting Services for Microsoft-powered Platforms
For organizations of any size in Madison or anywhere in Wisconsin, Progent's Microsoft-authorized consultants offer affordable online network help and IT consulting services for the whole array of Microsoft .NET Enterprise Servers. Progent offers Windows Server 2019 migration expertise, Windows Server 2016 hybrid cloud integration, Windows 2012 R2 Server design and configuration assistance, Windows Server 2008 R2 expertise, and Windows 2003 Server upgrade help. Progent's migration, integration, update, and consulting services cover network architecture, deployment, and management outsourcing for project analysis and documentation, on-site and remote IT support and system troubleshooting, Help Desk Outsourcing Support, certified security consulting, full-service outsourcing, and ProSight Virtual Hosting services.

Progent's System Center 2016 consulting experts include System Center 2016 Operations Manager (SCOM 2016) experts, Microsoft System Center 2016 Configuration Manager consultants and System Center 2016 Virtual Machine Manager (SCVMM 2016) hybrid cloud management consultants who can assist your organization to design and implement Microsoft's solution for centralized management of hybrid networks that combine on-premises resources and cloud services.

Progent also can deliver a full array of remote PC desktop support and troubleshooting services such as Windows 10 migration assistance, Windows 8.1 integration expertise, Microsoft Windows 7 technical support, moving to 64-bit computing, upgrading to 64-bit computing, integrating Office 365, and automating Business Desktop Deployment.

If your Madison, Wisconsin business needs urgent online support from a certified consultant, go to Progent's Urgent Online Computer Help.