Microsoft's SQL technology has grown to become a central piece of most small and midsize company IT systems. This premier database manager is the engine behind a multitude of line-of-business applications, both ready-made and specialized, that address areas such as online commerce, business analytics, inventory control, data-driven web sites, customer relationship management, and accounting. Familiar APIs and support for powerful development languages allow fast and economical creation and thorough testing of new programs that leverage your payback on investments in computer technology. Microsoft has continually enhanced the design of SQL Server so it can provide world-class levels of data protection, speed, fault tolerance, scalability, and simplicity of administration. Progent's Microsoft Certified consultants offer years of field background in designing, deploying, and supporting Microsoft SQL Server environments.

Progent's SQL experts can provide remote and on-site support to help your St. Paul, Minnesota company to evaluate the risks and benefits of moving from outdated information management technology or older editions of MS SQL Server to the latest release. Progent can help your company to design an upgrade strategy the minimizes interruption of productivity, set up test environments to ensure capability and performance, move your databases and programs to the latest version of Microsoft SQL Server, and provide ongoing support to make sure your Microsoft SQL-powered information system keeps operating efficiently. Progent's Power BI consultants can show you how to utilize information from SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS) and SQL Server Analysis Services to build modern visualizations to incorporate into actionable Power BI analytical reports and dashboards.

Progentís Cisco-Certified CCIE network consultants can help your company to build an affordable connectivity architecture that offers the highest levels of availability for supporting your SQL installation. Progentís CISA and GIAC accredited data security consultants can evaluate the quality of your existing security policies and architecture and recommend and carry out affordable improvements to your company-wide security. Progent can also provide automated network tracking to make sure your corporate information system is working efficiently, and Progent's online Help Desk is available to offer quick solutions for SQL-related issues.

Progent can assist your company you to plan, implement and administer SQL Server environments that incorporate local and cloud infrastructure. (Find out about Progent's Microsoft Azure hybrid cloud solutions.)

Twin Cities Minnesota Metro Area Contact Information:
Progent offers consulting services and onsite technical support throughout the Twin Cities Metro Area.

Onsite IT Consulting
Progent locations in Twin Cities Minnesota Metro Area

City Address Phone Link
Minneapolis 40 S 7th Street
Minneapolis, MN 55402
612-444-2140 Minneapolis Network Support Services
Minnetonka 8500 Normandale Lake Blvd, Suite 350
Bloomington, MN 55437
612-351-3235 Minnetonka Network Support Services
St. Paul 2136 Ford Parkway
Minneapolis, MN 55116
612-808-8084 St. Paul Network Support Services


SQL 2019 Server Migration Consulting Services
Progent's certified SQL Server 2019 consultants can help you to assess the advantages for upgrading to SQL Server 2019 and can provide rapid online or on-premises contact with consulting experts in system planning and integration, software programming, SQL Server management, and network security. For more information, see SQL Server 2019 integration consulting.

SQL Server 2017 Migration and Support
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 assist your organization to plan and implement a smooth migration of your databases and applications to any deployment model including onsite, cloud-hosted, or hybrid. Progent's consultants can provide online or onsite support services ranging from on-demand architecture assessment or troubleshooting to end-to-end project management and co-management to ensure your SQL Server 2017 project is successfully completed on time and on budget. Read about Progent's SQL Server 2017 consulting.

MS SQL 2016 Support Services
SQL Server 2016 offers significant improvements in performance, capacity, security and compliance, uptime, mobile computing integration, plus built-in BI. Progent's Microsoft-certified consultants can provide online and onsite expertise to assist organizations of all sizes to configure, administer or troubleshoot any edition of SQL Server 2016. Progent can also help you to integrate SQL Server 2016 with other core Microsoft products such as Windows Server, Exchange, SharePoint, Dynamics CRM, Skype for Business, and System Center Operations Manager. Find out about Progent's SQL 2016 consulting.

SQL 2014 Support Services
Microsoft SQL Server 2014 includes major enhancements in critical areas such as performance, availability, compliance, and cloud readiness. Microsoft SQL Server 2014 is the first version of Microsoft SQL Server that includes in-memory technology that operates seamlessly across all types of applications including Online Transaction Processing (OLTP), data warehousing (DWH), and business analytics (BI). Progent's Microsoft SQL Server 2014 consulting team can deliver efficient remote and on-premises consulting services that include system design, configuration, management, remediation, and software development services to help organizations of any size to realize fast return from their SQL Server 2014 investment. Read about Progent's SQL 2014 support.

Microsoft SQL 2012 Support Services
SQL Server 2012 includes a broad array of features that deliver major improvements in key areas such as high-availability, security, throughput, ease of management, analytics, cloud readiness, scalability, collaboration, accessibility, and fast application development. Progent can provide the support of Microsoft-certified engineers as well as experienced database application programmers, database administrators, project managers, network infrastructure architects, disaster recovery/business continuity specialists, and data security professionals to assist you to evaluate the potential advantages of SQL Server 2012 for your organization, install pilot environments at your site or at Progent's test lab, plan and carry out an efficient transition to SQL Server 2012 from earlier versions of SQL Server or from legacy RDBMS platforms, and define a cost-effective and safe network infrastructure that helps you realize the full business benefit of Microsoft SQL Server 2012. Find out about Progent's Microsoft SQL 2012 Server expertise.

SQL 2008 Support
Microsoft SQL Server 2008 delivers important improvements over earlier releases of Microsoft's flagship database technology. New features offered by SQL 2008 impact key areas of data management such as protection, availability, scalability, simplicity of administration, and intelligent services for converting raw data to useful business insight. Improvements include transparent encryption for guaranteeing confidentiality and helping with regulatory compliance, automated policy execution to trim administration expenses, consistent synchronization to accommodate occasionally connected devices, seamless integration with Office Word and Excel and Microsoft Office SharePoint 2007 for rendering SQL reports, and resource definition to ensure predictable performance to workers. (Note: SQL Server has arrived at End-of-Support status. Progent can provide SQL Server migration consulting services to help you to move smoothly to a current version of SQL Server.) Read about Progent's MS SQL 2008 support.

MS SQL Server 2005 Support Services
Microsoft SQL Server 2005 enhances your IT environment by providing a safe and robust company information management and evaluation platform. SQL Server 2005 maximizes the strategic value of your IT environment by delivering a trusted data management solution for non-stop operations of enterprise-grade, multiterabyte databases, enabling users to make better decisions based on up-to-date business measurements through advanced analytics, reporting tools, and data-mining functions, and giving you an enhanced development system that enables developers to build secure mission-critical applications quickly, and effortlessly add extra functionality for clients. Learn about Progent's MS SQL 2005 expertise.

MS SQL 2000 Support
MS SQL 2000 Server represents a full-featured, Web-aware relational database and data analysis product that opens the door to the rapid creation of a new generation of enterprise-class line-of-business applications that can give your company a critical competitive advantage. SQL 2000 Server offers built-in compatibility with XML and the ability to operate across the Internet and beyond your firewall. Progent's Microsoft-certified SQL professionals can help your company to migrate your applications and data from Microsoft SQL 2000 Server to the latest version of Microsoft SQL Server technology. Learn more information about Progent's SQL 2000 support.

Progent's Software Programming Services for Microsoft SQL Server
Progent's Microsoft SQL Server developers and DBAs offer online consulting to help businesses of any size to create, manage, and maintain applications powered by Microsoft SQL Server. Progent's SQL Server consultants offer help with any phase of the application life cycle in environments that can include small business or departmental databases to data warehousing. Areas of expertise provided by Progent's SQL Server programmers and database administrators include:

  • Requirements analysis
  • RDBMS conceptual and logical modeling
  • ETL development
  • T-SQL coding
  • Program installation
  • Documentation and training
  • Storage management
  • I/O configuration tuning
  • Backup and Restore processes
  • Clustering and virtualization
  • Reusable schema
  • Replication solutions
  • Security
  • Business continuity planning

If you wish to get in touch with Progent about consulting support for SQL Server environments, phone 1-800-993-9400 or go to Contact Progent.

Progent's Consulting Services for Microsoft-powered Technology
For organizations of all sizes in St. Paul or elsewhere in Minnesota, Progent's Microsoft-certified experts offer affordable remote computer assistance and professional consulting services for the whole family of Microsoft .NET servers. Progent can provide Windows Server 2019 upgrade expertise, Windows Server 2016 hybrid cloud solutions, Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2 planning and configuration support, Windows Server 2008 consulting, and Microsoft Windows 2003 Server upgrade help. Progent's planning, integration, optimization, and consulting services cover network architecture, deployment, and management outsourcing for project analysis and documentation, on-site and off-site technical help and network troubleshooting, Help Desk Services, certified security consulting, IT outsourcing, and ProSight Virtual Hosting solutions.

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

Progent in addition offers a broad range of remote desktop services including Windows 10 planning support, Windows 8.1 configuration and support, Microsoft Windows 7 technical support, preparing for to 64-bit computing, preparing for to 64-bit computing, configuring Office 365, and automating Business Desktop Deployment.

If your St. Paul, Minnesota company requires urgent remote help from a Microsoft certified engineer, refer to Progent's Urgent Remote Network Help.