Microsoft's SQL platform has evolved to become a central element of most small and midsize company information systems. This premier database manager is the engine that drives a multitude of vital applications, both ready-made and specialized, that address areas including online commerce, management reporting, asset management, data-powered web sites, CRM, and accounting. Familiar APIs and support for powerful development languages allow fast and affordable creation 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 the platform can deliver the highest standards of data protection, responsiveness, dependability, expandability, and simplicity of administration. Progent's Microsoft Certified engineers offer many years of field background in designing, configuring, and supporting SQL Server environments.

Progent's SQL Server engineers can provide remote and on-site support to assist your Minnesota company to assess the costs and advantages of upgrading from outdated database management products or earlier editions of Microsoft SQL to the most recent edition. Progent can assist you to create a migration strategy the avoids interruption of productivity, set up test systems to verify functionality and performance, move your databases and programs to the new version of Microsoft SQL Server, and provide ongoing support to ensure your Microsoft SQL-powered information system keeps running productively. Progent's Power BI integration experts can help you utilize information from SQL Server SSRS and SQL Server SSAS to build visualizations to incorporate into interactive Power BI analytical reports and dashboards.

Progentís Cisco-Certified CCIE network consultants can help your business to design a cost-effective connectivity architecture that offers the highest levels of availability for supporting your SQL installation. Progentís CISA and CISSP accredited data security consultants can asses the quality of your existing security procedures and infrastructure and suggest and carry out sensible enhancements to your corporate-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 resolutions for SQL issues.

Progent can help your company you to design, implement and administer Microsoft SQL Server ecosystems that incorporate physical and cloud hosted resources. (Find out about Progent's Azure hybrid cloud solutions.)

SQL 2019 Migration Consulting
Progent's Microsoft-certified SQL Server 2019 experts can help your organization to evaluate the advantages for migrating to SQL Server 2019 and can deliver rapid remote or onsite contact with experts in system planning and integration, application development, database administration, and network security. To learn more, see SQL Server 2019 migration consulting expertise.

SQL Server 2017 Consulting Services
Progent's Microsoft-certified SQL Server 2017 consultants can assist you to assess the business advantages of upgrading to SQL Server 2017 and can assist you to plan and implement a cost-effective migration of your current SQL Server environment to any deployment model including onsite, cloud-hosted, or hybrid. Progent's consultants offer online or onsite support ranging from as-needed design review or troubleshooting to comprehensive project management and co-management to ensure your SQL Server 2017 initiative is successfully completed on schedule and on budget. Learn about Progent's Microsoft SQL Server 2017 support services.

SQL 2016 Server Support
SQL Server 2016 introduces significant enhancements in performance, scale, data security, uptime, mobile computing integration, plus built-in business intelligence. Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants can provide online and on-premises support to assist organizations of any size to deploy, manage or debug any edition of SQL Server 2016. Progent can also help you to integrate SQL Server 2016 with other key Microsoft products including Windows Server and Hyper-V, Exchange Server 2016, SharePoint Server, Microsoft Dynamics GP, Skype for Business, and SCOM. Find out about Progent's Microsoft SQL 2016 Server support services.

Microsoft SQL Server 2014 Support
SQL Server 2014 incorporates significant improvements in critical areas such as performance, uptime, security, and cloud integration. SQL Server 2014 is the first version of Microsoft SQL Server that includes in-memory technology that operates seamlessly across all workloads including OLTP, enterprise data warehousing, and data analytics. Progent's Microsoft-certified SQL Server 2014 consulting team can deliver cost-effective online and on-premises consulting services such as planning, deployment, administration, remediation, and software development expertise to help businesses of any size to achieve fast return from their SQL Server 2014 deployment. Find out about Progent's SQL 2014 Server support services.

SQL Server 2012 Consulting and Support
SQL Server 2012 includes a broad range of features that offer major improvements in key areas including availability, data protection, throughput, ease of management, analytics, cloud readiness, expandability, collaboration, data discovery, and streamlined application development. Progent can provide the expertise of certified consultants and seasoned software developers, database administrators, project management experts, Cisco-certified network architects, business continuity planning specialists, and certified data security consultants to assist your business to assess the potential benefits of SQL Server 2012 for your organization, set up test environments at your datacenter or at Progent's lab, plan and carry out an efficient transition to SQL Server 2012 from earlier versions of SQL Server or from legacy RDBMS platforms, and configure an efficient and secure network infrastructure that lets you maximize the strategic benefit of Microsoft SQL Server 2012. Learn about Progent's SQL Server 2012 support.

MS SQL Server 2008 Consulting Services
MS SQL Server 2008 delivers significant improvements over previous versions of Microsoft's premier database technology. New features introduced by SQL 2008 impact vital facets of information control and analysis such as data protection, availability, scalability, ease of support, and intelligent analytical functions for converting raw data into useful management insight. Enhancements in SQL Server 2008 include application-independent data encryption for guarding privacy and attaining regulatory compliance, Policy-Based Framework to control support costs, unified synchronization to support occasionally connected workers, seamless interaction with Microsoft Office Word and Excel and SharePoint for working with report data, and resource prioritization to deliver consistent responsiveness to workers. (Note: SQL Server 2008 has reached End-of-Support. Progent can provide SQL Server migration consulting services to help your business to move efficiently to an up-to-date version of SQL Server.) Learn about Progent's SQL 2008 support services.

SQL Server 2005 Consulting Services
MS SQL Server 2005 enhances your IT network by delivering a secure and reliable business information management and analysis platform. MS SQL 2005 Server maximizes the strategic value of your computer environment by offering a proven information management platform for 24x7 operations of enterprise-level, multiterabyte databases, enabling you to make smarter decisions based on up-to-date company metrics via sophisticated analytics, reporting tools, and data-mining capabilities, and giving you an improved development environment that allows programmers to build secure mission-critical solutions rapidly, and easily add extra capabilities for clients. Find out about Progent's MS SQL 2005 support services.

Microsoft SQL Server 2K Support
SQL Server 2000 represents a complete, Web-enabled DBM and data analysis package that opens the door to the rapid creation of a new generation of large-scale line-of-business applications that can provide your company a critical competitive advantage. Microsoft SQL 2000 Server offers built-in support for XML and the capability to operate over the Internet and past your corporate firewall. Progent's Microsoft-expert SQL professionals can help your company to move your applications and databases from MS SQL Server 2000 to the most recent release of Microsoft SQL Server technology. Learn more details concerning Progent's MS SQL 2000 Server support services.

Progent's Software Programming Services for Microsoft SQL Server
Progent's Microsoft-certified SQL Server developers and DBAs can provide remote consulting to assist businesses of all sizes to build, administer, and maintain applications powered by SQL Server. Progent's SQL Server consultants offer support for any element of the application life cycle in environments that can include small office databases to VLDB applications. Areas of expertise available from Progent's Microsoft SQL Server software programmers and DBAs include:

  • Requirements analysis
  • RDBMS conceptual and logical modeling
  • ETL development
  • Advanced T-SQL programming
  • Program configuration
  • Data migration
  • Capacity planning
  • Performance tuning
  • Backup and Restore technology
  • Partitioning strategies
  • Consolidation of stored procedures
  • Synchronization solutions
  • Security
  • Fault tolerance planning

In order to contact Progent about technical assistance for MS SQL Server technology, call 1-800-993-9400 or visit Contact Progent.

Progent's Consulting and Support Services for Microsoft Platforms
For companies of all sizes in the state of Minnesota, Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants can provide low-cost remote network assistance and professional consulting services for the entire family of Microsoft .NET Enterprise Servers. Progent offers Windows Server 2019 migration consulting, Microsoft Windows Server 2016 hybrid cloud solutions, Microsoft Windows 2012 R2 Server planning and configuration support, Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2 consulting, and Microsoft Windows Server 2003 maintenance. Progent's planning, integration, optimization, and support services include network design, configuration, and administration outsourcing for project management and documentation, on-site and remote technical support and network troubleshooting, Help Desk Call Center Support, certified security consulting, turn-key outsourcing, and ProSight Virtual Hosting solutions.

Progent's Microsoft System Center 2016 consulting experts include System Center 2016 Operations Manager specialists, 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 implement Microsoft's platform for centralized management of hybrid cloud networks that combine physical datacenters and cloud infrastructure and services.

Progent in addition can deliver a broad array of remote desktop support and troubleshooting services including Windows 10 planning and migration consulting, Windows 8.1 technical support, Microsoft Windows 7 maintenance, preparing for to 64-bit computing, preparing for to 64-bit computing, configuring Microsoft Office 365, and automating workstation deployment.

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