Microsoft SQL Server technology offers an RDBM foundation that organizes all classes of data, works with a wealth of popular programs produced by Microsoft and other publishers, can be utilized to create custom programs quickly and inexpensively, provides a wide array of smart services for analyzing business data, and gives you these benefits within a platform designed for protection and confidentiality, performance, reliability, expandability, and ease of management. Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants have many years of hands-on background in planning, deploying, programming, and supporting successful SQL Server systems that are tightly incorporated with the .NET platform. Progent's SQL engineers can ensure that your SQL Server database infrastructure is integrated efficiently with your IT environment so that you maximize the business benefit of your information system.

Progent's Microsoft SQL engineers can help you to plan and carry out moves from outdated database management systems to the most advanced version of Microsoft SQL Server. In addition, Progent can provide 24x7 server tracking to ensure your business network is working efficiently, and Progent's remote Help Desk Call Center is available to provide rapid resolutions for SQL database issues.

SQL Server releases supported by Progent include:

SQL 2019 Migration Consulting
SQL Server 2019's headline feature is the Big Data Cluster, a cluster of Linux containers orchestrated by Kubernetes that allows massively scaled AI and machine learning applications on the data stored in HDFS and SQL Server storage pools. Other enhancements to the core SQL Server database engine include feature parity between SQL Server on Linux and Windows hosts, additional synchronous replicas allowed in an Availability Group, Intelligent Query Processing, improved performance through the elimination of some common resource bottlenecks, a new Java language software development kit (SDK), Accelerated Database Recovery, and secure encrypted enclaves. Other notable improvements are incorporated in SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS) and SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS). Learn about Progent's Microsoft SQL 2019 migration consulting.

SQL 2017 Integration and Tuning
Microsoft SQL Server 2017 expands the selection of environments for Microsoft's premiere data platform and provides top-ranked performance, security, availability, and scale. You can run SQL Server 2017 natively on major Linux distributions, Linux-based Docker containers, and Windows. Enhancements to SQL Server 2017 make this release an attractive alternative to SQL Server 2008 and SQL Server 2008 R2, which have reached end-of-support (EOS) status. EOS means no more critical security updates. Consequently, compliance could become difficult or impossible, and maintenance could become prohibitively expensive. Migrating from SQL Server 2008 or 2008 R2 to SQL Server 2017 brings 10 years worth of innovations like in-memory performance, enterprise-grade availability, mobile business intelligence (BI), advanced in-database analytics, and modern cybersecurity to support GDPR compliance. Find out about Progent's Microsoft SQL 2017 migration and development consulting.

SQL 2016 Migration
Microsoft SQL Server 2016 introduces significant enhancements in performance, scale, security, availability, BOYD support, the ability to handle all types of data from any source, and integrated business intelligence (BI) analytics and reporting. Progent's Microsoft-certified consulting team can provide remote and onsite support to help businesses any size to deploy, manage or troubleshoot any edition of SQL Server 2016. Progent can also assist you to integrate SQL Server 2016 with other core Microsoft platform including Windows Server and Hyper-V, Exchange Server, SharePoint, Dynamics GP and CRM, Skype for Business or Lync, and System Center Operations Manager (SCOM). Find out more about Progent's Microsoft SQL 2016 migration and development consulting.

SQL 2014 Consulting
SQL Server 2014 incorporates major improvements in critical areas including performance, uptime, security, and cloud integration. SQL Server 2014 is the first version of SQL Server that includes in-memory capability that works seamlessly across all workloads including Online Transaction Processing (OLTP), data warehousing, and business analytics. Progent's Microsoft-certified SQL Server 2014 consultants can provide efficient online and onsite services that include system design, configuration, management, remediation, and software development services to enable organizations of any size to achieve fast return from their SQL Server 2014 investment. Learn about Progent's Microsoft SQL 2014 consulting services.

SQL 2012 Support Services
SQL Server 2012 includes a wide array of capabilities that offer major enhancements in vital technologies such as high-availability, data protection, throughput, ease of management, analytics, cloud support, scalability, information sharing, accessibility, and streamlined application development. Progent offers the support of Microsoft-certified consultants as well as seasoned database application programmers, DBAs, project managers, Cisco-certified network engineers, disaster recovery/business continuity planning specialists, and data security professionals to assist you to evaluate the likely advantages of SQL Server 2012 for your business, install pilot environments at your site or at Progent's test lab, design and carry out a smooth migration to SQL Server 2012 from previous releases of SQL Server or from other database platforms, and configure a cost-effective and safe IT infrastructure that lets you maximize the strategic benefit of Microsoft SQL Server 2012. Read about Progent's SQL 2012 consulting services.

SQL 2008 Consulting
SQL Server 2008 provides important enhancements over previous releases of Microsoft's premiere relational database platform. Innovations introduced by MS SQL 2008 impact key areas of data control and analysis including information privacy, reliability, extensibility, ease of administration, and powerful functions for transforming masses of data into actionable management information. New features in SQL Server 2008 include transparent data encryption for guarding privacy and helping with compliance, Policy-Based Framework to control administration costs, new synchronization services to support mobile workers, closer integration with Office Word and Excel and Office SharePoint Server for working with reports, and resource definition to provide stable performance to your workers. Read about Progent's SQL 2008 Server support services.

SQL Server 2005 Support Services
Microsoft SQL Server 2005 enhances your information environment by providing a secure and robust company data management and evaluation system. MS SQL Server 2005 maximizes the strategic value of your IT network by delivering a trusted information management solution for 24x7 operations of enterprise-grade, high-volume databases, allowing users to make smarter decisions derived from up-to-date company metrics via sophisticated analytics, reporting utilities, and data-mining capabilities, and giving you an improved development environment that allows programmers to create secure mission-critical applications quickly, and easily create extra capabilities for clients. Find out about Progent's SQL Server 2005 expertise.

SQL Server 2000 Consulting Services
MS SQL 2000 Server is a complete, Web-aware relational database and information analysis package that facilitates the rapid development of next-generation large-scale line-of-business solutions that can provide your company a strategic competitive advantage. Microsoft SQL 2000 Server features built-in compatibility with Extensible Markup Language and the capability to operate over the Internet and outside your corporate firewall. Progent's Microsoft-certified SQL consultants can assist you to migrate your business applications and databases from MS SQL 2000 Server up to the latest version of SQL Server. Find out more concerning Progent's MS SQL Server 2000 consulting services.

Progent's Software Programming Support for Microsoft SQL Server
Progent's Microsoft-certified SQL Server application developers and database administrators offer online consulting to assist businesses of any size to build, manage, and maintain applications powered by Microsoft SQL Server. Progent's SQL Server consultants can provide help with any element of the application life cycle in environments that range from small business or departmental databases to VLDB applications. Services offered by Progent's Microsoft SQL Server programmers and database administrators include:

  • Specification of features/scope
  • Data tier architecture
  • Normalization
  • T-SQL programming
  • Software configuration
  • Documentation and training
  • Capacity planning
  • I/O configuration tuning
  • Backup and Restore technology
  • Clustering and virtualization
  • Reusable schema
  • Replication solutions
  • Security
  • Fault tolerance planning

In order to get in touch with Progent about professional help for SQL Server technology, call 1-800-993-9400 or visit Contact Progent.

Progent's Consulting and Support Services for Microsoft-based Technology
For organizations of any size anywhere in the U.S., Progent's Microsoft-authorized experts can provide low-cost online computer help and professional consulting support for the whole array of Microsoft .NET Enterprise Servers. Progent offers Windows Server 2019 migration consulting, Windows Server 2016 hybrid cloud integration, Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2 deployment support, Microsoft Windows Server 2008 consulting, and Microsoft Windows Server 2003 technical support. Progent's migration, integration, update, and consulting services include network architecture, deployment, and management outsourcing for project analysis and documentation, local and remote IT support and network troubleshooting, Help Desk Call Center Services, certified security expertise, IT outsourcing, Exchange hosting and management, and ProSight Virtual Hosting.

Progent also can deliver a wide range of remote desktop consulting and support services including Windows 10 migration support, Windows 8.1 technical support, Microsoft Windows 7 technical support, preparing for to 64-bit computing, Microsoft Office desktop and Office 365 collaboration support, and automating desktop configuration.

In case your company needs immediate online support from a Microsoft certified consultant, refer to Progent's Emergency Online Computer Support.

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