If you use a script-driven application for your site, any information which both you and the site users produce will be stored in a database - an accumulation of information, which is structured in cells and tables for simpler reading and writing. The latter is carried out by employing special software called database management system and one of the most popular ones globally is MySQL. A large amount of script apps are built to work with MySQL because it’s convenient to use, it functions really well on a hosting server and it is universal as it can perform with famous web programming languages (Java, Perl, Python, PHP) and on several server OS (Linux, UNIX, Windows). There are huge amounts of scripts that use MySQL, including really popular ones such as Moodle, Joomla and WordPress.
MySQL 5 Databases in Shared Website Hosting
Creating or modifying a MySQL database shall be really easy with each one of our shared website hosting services. This can be done via our feature-rich Hepsia Control Panel where you can set up or remove a database, create a backup with just one mouse click or take advantage of the efficient phpMyAdmin tool to change cells and tables or import an entire database if you are moving a script-driven Internet site from another web hosting provider. You can even enable remote access to any database within your account and decide from what IP addresses the connection will be established, as a way to ensure the security of your info. If you opt to use any of the script platforms that we offer with our script installer, you will not have to do anything simply because our system will create a whole new database and link it to the Internet site automatically. If you experience any problems to manage your databases, you should check our help articles and educational videos or get hold of our tech support team.
MySQL 5 Databases in Semi-dedicated Hosting
You will be able to use any script that requires MySQL with all of our Linux semi-dedicated hosting given that we have the most up-to-date version set up on all machines - MySQL 5. Via our in-house built Hepsia hosting CP, you shall be able to swiftly set up or delete a database, change its password, back it up with one mouse click or check out the hourly and daily access stats for it. If you'd like to handle the content of a database directly, not by using a script, you will have 2 options - either using the web interface of the phpMyAdmin tool, which is available inside the Control Panel, or using an app set up on your laptop or computer since we support remote database access. For the abovementioned option, you'll have to include your IP address via the web hosting account first as an added level of safety against unauthorized access to your data.