When you use a script-driven application for your website, any info that both you and the website users generate shall be stored within a database - an accumulation of information, that's organized in cells and tables for simpler reading and writing. The latter is carried out by employing special software known as database management system and one of the most famous ones globally is MySQL. A lot of script applications are created to work with MySQL because it is simple to use, it performs really well on a website hosting server and it is universal as it can function with famous web programming languages (Java, PHP, Perl, Python) and on a variety of hosting server OS (Linux, UNIX, Windows). There are literally thousands of scripts which use MySQL, including popular ones like WordPress, Joomla and Moodle.
MySQL 5 Databases in Shared Hosting
The in-house built Hepsia Control Panel that comes with our Linux shared hosting will permit you to manage all your MySQL databases without difficulty. It takes only a few clicks to create a completely new database and with just one more click you may back it up if you want to have a copy before you update your Internet site, for instance. You will be able to modify the password, delete a database or allow remote access to it just as easily. For the latter option you'll be able to opt for the IP addresses which will be able to connect to the database remotely in order to ensure that unauthorized people won't be able to access your information. If you want to see the database content or change any cell or table using the Control Panel, you may use phpMyAdmin, an effective web-based interface. Using any one of our script-driven apps shall also be quite simple as our script installer will set up a database for the script that you have picked out automatically.
MySQL 5 Databases in Semi-dedicated Hosting
All of our semi-dedicated hosting provide MySQL 5 support and the administration of your databases will be very simple. With just a couple of mouse clicks you will be able to create a completely new database, remove an existing one or alter its password. The Hepsia web hosting CP shall also give you access to more advanced functions including a one-click backup and remote access. For the latter option, you could include only the IP address of your PC to make certain that nobody else is going to be able to access your data. This way, you can manage the content of any database in the account using any application on your PC. If you'd rather to do this online, you can use the phpMyAdmin tool, that's available through Hepsia. You will also be able to observe hourly and day-to-day MySQL statistics, that will show you how your websites perform and if any one of them needs to be optimized.