When you use a script-driven app for your website, any data that both you and the site users create shall be stored inside a database - an accumulation of information, which is arranged in cells and tables for easier reading and writing. The latter is accomplished by employing special software referred to as database management system and one of the most well-known ones world-wide is MySQL. A lot of script applications are created to work with MySQL since it’s easy to use, it performs very well on a website hosting server and it is universal as it can perform with common web programming languages (PHP, Java, Perl, Python) and on several web server OS (UNIX, Linux, Windows). There are loads of scripts that use MySQL, including quite popular ones for instance Moodle, Joomla and WordPress.

MySQL 5 Databases in Shared Web Hosting

The in-house built Hepsia Control Panel included with our shared web hosting plans will allow you to control all your MySQL databases with ease. It requires just a few clicks to set up a completely new database and with only one more click you may back it up if you'd like to have a copy before you update your site, for example. You will be able to modify the password, erase a database or allow remote access to it just as easily. For the latter option you could pick the IP addresses which will be able to connect to the database remotely so as to make sure that unauthorized people won't be able to access your information. If you would like to view the database content or change any cell or table via the Control Panel, you may use phpMyAdmin, a powerful web-based interface. Using any one of our script-driven apps will also be easy as our script installer will create a database for the script which you have picked automatically.

MySQL 5 Databases in Semi-dedicated Servers

All our semi-dedicated hosting plans offer MySQL 5 support and the management of your databases will be really easy. With only a few mouse clicks you'll be able to create a completely new database, delete an existing one or change its password. The Hepsia website hosting CP will also offer you access to much more advanced functions like a one-click backup and remote accessibility. For the latter option, you could include only the IP address of your computer to make certain that no one else is going to be able to access your information. That way, you can handle the content of any database inside the account using any app on your computer system. If you'd prefer to do this online, you can use the phpMyAdmin tool, which is available via 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 of them has to be optimized.