If you use a script-driven app for your site, any info that both you and the site users create shall be stored within a database - an accumulation of data, that's arranged in cells and tables for simpler reading and writing. The latter is done by employing special software called database management system and one of the most widely used ones world-wide is MySQL. A wide range of script applications are built to work with MySQL because it’s simple to use, it performs very well on a web hosting server and it is universal as it can function with popular web programming languages (Java, PHP, Perl, Python) and on a variety of server Operating Systems (Linux, UNIX, Windows). There are thousands of scripts that use MySQL, including quite popular ones for example Moodle, Joomla and WordPress.

MySQL 5 Databases in Shared Hosting

Starting or editing a MySQL database will be very easy with any of our shared hosting services. That can be accomplished through our feature-rich Hepsia CP where you can set up or delete a database, set up a backup with just one mouse click or take advantage of the highly efficient phpMyAdmin instrument to edit cells and tables or import an entire database if you are moving a script-driven website from another service provider. You can also enable remote access to any database in your account and decide from what IP addresses the connection will be established, so as to guarantee the protection of your info. If you opt to use any of the script platforms which we offer you with our script installer, you will not need to do anything because our system will create a new database and link it to the site automatically. If you experience any issues to control your databases, you should check our help articles and video tutorials or make contact with our technical support.

MySQL 5 Databases in Semi-dedicated Hosting

All our semi-dedicated hosting offer MySQL 5 support and the administration of your databases will be really easy. With just a couple of mouse clicks you’re able to create a whole new database, remove an existing one or alter its password. The Hepsia hosting Control Panel will also give you access to much more advanced functions such as a one-click backup and remote access. For the latter option, you can add only the IP address of your PC to be sure that no one else is going to be able to access your data. Thus, you can handle the content of any database inside the account through any app on your computer. If you'd rather to do this online, you may use the phpMyAdmin tool, which is available via Hepsia. You will also be able to view hourly and daily MySQL statistics, which will show you how your websites perform and if any of them should be optimized.