When you use a script-driven app for your site, any info that both you and the site users generate shall be stored in a database - a collection of information, that is organized in cells and tables for easier reading and writing. The latter is done through special software referred to as database management system and one of the most famous ones globally is MySQL. A wide range of script apps are designed to work with MySQL since it is convenient to use, it works really well on a hosting server and it is universal as it can function with famous web programming languages (Python, PHP, Perl, Java) and on several server Operating Systems (Windows, Linux, UNIX). There are literally thousands of scripts which use MySQL, including really popular ones for instance WordPress, Moodle and Joomla.
MySQL 5 Databases in Cloud Hosting
Setting up or modifying a MySQL database shall be quite simple with any of our Linux cloud hosting. This can be accomplished through our feature-rich Hepsia CP where you can set up or remove a database, set up a backup copy with just a single mouse click or use the efficient phpMyAdmin tool to modify cells and tables or import an entire database if you are moving a script-driven website from another service provider. You may also enable remote access to any database in your account and select from what IP addresses the connection shall be established, as a way to ensure the safety of your info. If you opt to use any of the script platforms we offer with our script installer, you'll not have to do anything as our system will create a whole new database and link it to the Internet site automatically. If you experience any issues to control your databases, you should check our help articles and educational videos or get in touch with our tech support team.
MySQL 5 Databases in Semi-dedicated Hosting
All of our semi-dedicated services provide MySQL 5 support and the administration of your databases shall be easy. With just a few clicks you'll be able to create a brand new database, remove an existing one or change its password. The Hepsia website hosting Control Panel will also give you access to more advanced features such as a one-click backup and remote access. For the latter option, you could include only the IP address of your PC to make sure that no one else is going to be able to access your information. This way, you can handle the content of any database inside the account through any app on your computer. If you want to do this online, you can use the phpMyAdmin tool, which is available through Hepsia. You'll also be able to look at hourly and daily MySQL statistics, that will show you how your Internet sites perform and if any one of them needs to be optimized.