If you use a script-driven app for your website, any information which both you and the site users produce shall be stored inside a database - an accumulation of information, that is structured in cells and tables for simpler reading and writing. The latter is accomplished by employing special software called database management system and one of the most well-known ones world-wide is MySQL. A large amount of script applications are designed to work with MySQL since it’s simple to use, it performs perfectly on a website hosting server and it's also universal as it can function with well-known web programming languages (Python, Perl, PHP, Java) and on several server OS (Linux, UNIX, Windows). There are huge amounts of scripts which use MySQL, including very popular ones for instance Moodle, Joomla and WordPress.

MySQL 5 Databases in Website Hosting

The in-house built Hepsia CP that comes with our website hosting plans will allow you to control all your MySQL databases without difficulty. It takes just a few clicks to set up a new database and with one more click you can back it up if you would like to have a copy before you update your Internet site, for instance. You shall 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 to make sure that unauthorized people won't be able to access your info. If you wish to view the database content or modify any cell or table through the CP, you should use phpMyAdmin, a powerful web-based interface. Using any of our script-driven apps will also be quite simple as our script installer will create a database for the script which you have picked automatically.

MySQL 5 Databases in Semi-dedicated Servers

All of our Linux semi-dedicated servers provide MySQL 5 support and the management of your databases shall be easy. With just a couple of mouse clicks you are able to create a new database, erase an existing one or alter its password. The Hepsia hosting CP shall also give you access to more advanced functions like a one-click backup and remote access. For the latter option, you can add only the IP address of your computer to make certain that nobody else will be able to access your information. That way, you can handle the content of any database in the account using any app on your personal computer. If you want to do this online, you can use the phpMyAdmin tool, that is available via Hepsia. You'll also be able to view hourly and daily MySQL stats, that will show you how your Internet sites perform and if any of them should be optimized.