When it comes to database management, few platforms offer the power, flexibility and customisability of Microsoft SQL. But to really make the most of it, the services of a Microsoft SQL programmer are highly recommended.
However, you’re unlikely to need to carry out Microsoft SQL programming every day, so employing a full-time SQL developer or even training up your existing team to program in SQL could be too costly to consider.
This is where Life IT (www.lifeit.co.uk) comes in. As Microsoft Partners with years of SQL experience, their team of expert coders can help you develop a bespoke solution for your precise database needs. Here’s how...
What will I get out of Microsoft SQL programming?
By commissioning Microsoft SQL programming, you’ll ultimately get well defined business rules, along with optimised code to handle complex processes on your servers – a more efficient and secure way of working.
Can’t I learn Microsoft SQL programming myself?
You could. But why would you? It would take years to reach the high level of knowledge and skill that Life IT can offer – especially if you’re a novice programmer. And the potential pitfalls a newbie SQL programmer could come across could cause you inconvenience at best – or damage your data integrity at worst. Much better to leave the SQL programming to experts such as Life IT.
How do I choose a Microsoft SQL programmer?
The more experienced a Microsoft SQL programmer is, the more likely they are to know the best tips and tricks. They’ll also develop your application faster, and are more likely to have useful, creative ideas about the best features to implement for your specific business needs. Life IT fulfil all of these criteria – and more besides...
What other Microsoft SQL services do Life IT provide?
In addition to Microsoft SQL programming, Life IT also offers a wide range of support services. They can help you install, upgrade, migrate or repair your Microsoft SQL Server environment. No matter what you need to do with SQL, and no matter where you’re located in the UK, Life IT’s expert team will have the ideal solution for you. They can access your Microsoft SQL Server set-up remotely, or visit your premises – whichever you prefer.
So find out more about Life IT’s Microsoft SQL programming services, including how they can help you develop bespoke solutions for your SQL environment. Visit www.lifeit.co.uk/infrastructure/microsoft/microsoft-development today.

What others say about us

“Without the professional and expert support of Life IT, we wouldn’t have had the quality product we now have. They gently but insistently pushed the boundaries of our assumptions during the analysis phase, getting us to challenge our mind-sets and think outside the box. They then worked seamlessly as part of our team and delivered to time and to budget – no mean feat”.

James Hacking
Head of Technical Services—HCSS

“As we’d already invested significantly in Lotus Notes and Domino, a solution that built on our existing investment and skills was ideal. Life IT understood what was important to us and delivered a solution that met our needs. We’ve already seen the number of ‘distress calls’ to the sales office reduce as our sales managers can easily access customer data off line wherever they are and we’ve had positive feedback all round about the ability to update their call reports instantly on the road.”

Colin Mosley
Head of IT—Polyflor

“The Life IT solution has provided us with a significant reduction in support and maintenance costs and is an easy to use, more resilient and more easily maintainable system. As a business that handles thousands of transactions a day from 12 different own brand or white label websites it was vital that the whole process was seamless and, with the renewal of the support and maintenance contract from our existing supplier looming, it was also vital that the project came in on deadline. Life IT achieved this and more as they provided us with additional MI functionality and supported our staff whilst transferring their skills.’

Andrew Kirkham
Head of IT Development—DLR

“Life IT are doing a great job providing a very professional and efficient service. They are almost silently efficient and just get things done – only escalating issues when necessary. Their expertise in the AS400 is a key strength ensuring a real depth to their service and they keep us up to date with advances in technology too. So from an AS400 perspective I have very little to worry about.”

John Geary
IT Service Delivery Manager

“After the restructure I was left with a critical resource gap which quickly needed filling, having worked with Life IT before I gave them a call. Their response was swift and efficient. They now work as a virtual Center Parcs help desk team providing a strength and depth of support. Their flexible working based on a time bank system is real value for money. So not only do I get an expert and efficient service, I have reduced my resource costs!”

Kerry Moakes
Head of IT—Center Parcs

“We wanted flexible support to ensure 24/7 cover and Life IT worked with us to deliver this. Life IT has become integrated into the Bentley way of working and their role has expanded into looking at the technical side of the application as well as the support. “Our relationship has been built up over a significant period of time and both sides have worked hard to develop a supplier/customer relationship that can be used as a model throughout Bentley. We are now in the position where we have a pro-active partnership, Life IT are treated as part of Bentley, and that is a credit to them”.

Chris Sayers
Senior IS Manager—Bentley Motors

Support options

From full 24 by 7 operations to month end support and holiday cover, we can tailor a fixed price solution to fit seamlessly with your IT department.

So we offer a wide range of technical support services including IBM i, System P, Domino and SQL Server, to proactively monitor the availability and performance of your systems within a fixed price contract.

The key to our Application Support is that it’s ‘tailored’ to your exact requirements, with the flexibility to increase the resources and hours of cover as required.

With a Life support contract, you have access to a multi-skilled team with hardware, operating system and application skills as well as the latest IBM i certifications.

We provide any combination of application, operational and technical support, no matter how current your environment is and no matter how long support is projected for.

Life IT offer bespoke managed Microsoft SQL Server support services which are tailored to our customer’s requirements to ensure their systems are optimized, stable and secure, as well as prepared for future upgrades and updates.

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