Microsoft's SQL Server platform has evolved to become a central element of most small and medium-size business IT systems. This premiere database manager is the engine that drives an array of vital business applications, both ready-made and specialized, that cover functions including online commerce, business analytics, asset management, data-driven web development, CRM, and financials. Familiar interfaces and support for popular development tools enable fast and economical creation and thorough testing of custom programs that amplify a company's payback on investments in technology. Microsoft has steadily enhanced the architecture of SQL Server so the platform can provide world-class levels of security, responsiveness, fault tolerance, scalability, and ease of management. Progent's Microsoft Certified SQL experts have many years of hands-on experience in designing, integrating, and supporting Microsoft SQL Server-powered systems.

Progent's Microsoft SQL experts offer remote and on-premises support services to help your Norfolk, Virginia company to assess the risks and benefits of upgrading from outdated database management systems or earlier editions of MS SQL Server to the latest release. Progent can assist you to design an upgrade strategy the avoids disruption of business, run pilot environments to verify functionality and responsiveness, port your data and programs to the new version of Microsoft SQL, and provide ongoing support to ensure your Microsoft SQL-based solution stays operating efficiently. Progent's Power BI consultants can help you use data from SQL Server SSRS and SQL Server Analysis Services to build visualizations to incorporate into actionable Power BI business analytics reports and dashboards.

Progentís Cisco-Premier CCIE network consultants can assist your business to build a cost-effective connectivity architecture that offers the highest levels of availability for supporting your SQL Server installation. Progentís CISM and GIAC qualified data security experts can asses the strength of your existing security procedures and architecture and recommend and carry out sensible improvements to your company-wide security. Progent can also provide 24x7 network monitoring to ensure your business information system is healthy, and Progent's online Help Desk is ready to provide rapid resolutions for SQL database issues.

Progent can help your IT team you to design, implement and administer Microsoft SQL Server environments that include physical and cloud-based resources. (Learn about Progent's Azure hybrid cloud solutions.)

SQL Server 2019 Migration Expertise
Progent's Microsoft-certified SQL Server 2019 consultants can assist your organization to evaluate the business case for upgrading to SQL Server 2019 and can deliver fast remote or on-premises access to consulting experts in system design and integration, application development, SQL Server management, and network security. To find out more, see SQL Server 2019 integration consulting expertise.

SQL 2017 Server Consulting
Progent's Microsoft-certified SQL Server 2017 consultants can assist your business to evaluate the business advantages of upgrading to SQL Server 2017 and can assist your organization to plan and carry out an efficient migration of your current SQL Server environment to any deployment architecture including on-premises, cloud-hosted, or hybrid. Progent's SQL Server experts offer remote or on-premises support ranging from on-demand design review or debugging to end-to-end project management to make sure your SQL Server 2017 project is successfully completed on time and within budget. Read about Progent's SQL 2017 Server consulting.

SQL 2016 Server Support
SQL Server 2016 introduces major improvements in speed, scale, data security, uptime, mobile computing integration, and integrated business intelligence. Progent's Microsoft-certified consulting team can deliver remote and on-premises support to help organizations of any size to configure, administer or troubleshoot any edition of SQL Server 2016. Progent can also help you to integrate SQL Server 2016 with other key Microsoft technologies including Windows Server and Hyper-V, Exchange Server 2016, SharePoint Server, Microsoft Dynamics CRM, Lync or Skype for Business, and System Center Operations Manager (SCOM). Find out about Progent's SQL 2016 Server consulting services.

MS SQL 2014 Consulting Services
SQL Server 2014 incorporates significant enhancements in key areas such as speed, uptime, security, and cloud readiness. SQL Server 2014 is the first release of Microsoft SQL Server that includes in-memory technology that works seamlessly with all workloads including OLTP, data warehousing (DWH), and data analytics. Progent's Microsoft-certified SQL Server 2014 consultants can provide cost-effective remote and onsite services such as system design, configuration, administration, troubleshooting, and software development expertise to help businesses of all sizes to realize fast return from their SQL Server 2014 deployment. Learn about Progent's Microsoft SQL Server 2014 consulting services.

MS SQL 2012 Support
SQL Server 2012 introduces a wide array of capabilities that deliver major improvements in vital technologies such as high-availability, data protection, performance, manageability, analytics, cloud readiness, scalability, information sharing, accessibility, and fast software development. Progent offers the expertise of certified engineers and seasoned software developers, database administrators, project management experts, network infrastructure architects, business continuity specialists, and security professionals to assist you to evaluate the potential benefits of SQL Server 2012 for your organization, set up test systems at your site or at Progent's test lab, design and execute out an efficient transition to SQL Server 2012 from earlier versions of SQL Server or from other database platforms, and define an efficient and secure network infrastructure that helps you maximize the strategic benefit of Microsoft SQL Server 2012. Read about Progent's Microsoft SQL 2012 expertise.

SQL 2008 Support Services
MS SQL Server 2008 provides significant improvements over earlier versions of Microsoft's premiere relational database technology. Innovations introduced by SQL 2008 impact vital areas of data control and analysis such as security, reliability, expandability, ease of administration, and powerful services for turning all types of data into meaningful business insight. Enhancements include transparent data encryption for guarding confidentiality and simplifying regulatory compliance, Policy-Based Framework to trim management expenses, unified synchronization to support mobile workers, tighter integration with Office Word and Excel and SharePoint 2007 for access to reports, and resource prioritization to provide consistent performance to your users. (Note: Microsoft SQL Server has arrived at End-of-Support. Progent can provide SQL Server migration consulting to help your business to upgrade smoothly to a current release of SQL Server.) Find out about Progent's SQL 2008 Server consulting services.

Microsoft SQL 2005 Server Consulting
MS SQL Server 2005 enhances your information network by providing a secure and reliable business information management and evaluation platform. SQL 2005 Server improves the business value of your IT environment by delivering a trusted information management platform for non-stop operations of enterprise-grade, multiterabyte databases, enabling you to make smarter decisions based on up-to-date business metrics through advanced 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 effortlessly add extra capabilities for clients. Read about Progent's SQL 2005 consulting services.

Microsoft SQL Server 2K Consulting and Support
MS SQL Server 2000 represents a complete, Web-aware DBM and data analysis product that enables the rapid development of next-generation enterprise-grade business applications that can provide your organization a critical competitive advantage. MS SQL Server 2000 features core support for Extensible Markup Language and the ability to query over the Internet and past your corporate firewall. Progent's Microsoft-expert SQL Server consultants can assist you to upgrade your business applications and databases from Microsoft SQL Server 2000 to the latest version of Microsoft SQL Server technology. Find out additional information concerning Progent's Microsoft SQL 2000 support services.

Progent's Application Development Services for SQL Server
Progent's certified SQL Server software developers and database administrators offer remote expertise to help businesses of any size to create, administer, and maintain applications powered by SQL Server. Progent's SQL Server experts can provide support for any facet of the application life cycle in environments that can include small business or departmental databases to N-tier VLDB applications. Support services offered by Progent's Microsoft SQL Server developers and DBAs include:

  • Requirements analysis
  • Database physical modeling
  • Normalization
  • Advanced T-SQL coding
  • Program configuration
  • Documentation and training
  • Storage management
  • I/O configuration tuning
  • Backup and Restore technology
  • Clustering and virtualization
  • Reusable schema
  • Synchronization solutions
  • Security and compliance
  • Business continuity planning

To get in touch with Progent about engineering expertise for MS SQL Server technology, phone 1-800-993-9400 or see Contact Progent.

Progent's Professional Support Services for Microsoft-based Platforms
For companies of any size in Norfolk or anywhere in Virginia, Progent's Microsoft-authorized consultants can provide affordable remote computer assistance and professional consulting services for the entire array of Microsoft .NET servers. Progent offers Windows Server 2019 migration consulting, Windows Server 2016 hybrid cloud solutions, Windows 2012 R2 Server planning and deployment support, Windows Server 2008 expertise, and Microsoft Windows Server 2003 maintenance. Progent's planning, installation, update, and consulting capabilities cover network architecture, configuration, and management help for project management and documentation, local and off-site IT help and network troubleshooting, Help Desk Services, certified security expertise, turn-key outsourcing, and ProSight Virtual Hosting services.

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

Progent in addition offers a full range of online desktop services including Windows 10 migration support, Windows 8.1 integration expertise, Windows 7 technical support, moving to 64-bit computing, upgrading to 64-bit computing, configuring Office 365, and automating Business Desktop Deployment.

If your Norfolk, Virginia company needs immediate online support from a certified engineer, refer to Progent's Urgent Remote Computer Help.