If you use a script-driven app for your Internet site, any data that both you and the site users generate shall be stored in a database - an accumulation of info, which is arranged in cells and tables for easier reading and writing. The latter is carried out by using special software referred to as database management system and one of the most popular ones around the globe is MySQL. A large amount of script applications are designed to work with MySQL because it is convenient to use, it functions perfectly on a website hosting server and it's also universal as it can perform with popular web programming languages (PHP, Java, Perl, Python) and on several web server OS (Windows, Linux, UNIX). There are huge amounts of scripts which use MySQL, including really popular ones such as WordPress, Joomla™ and Moodle.
MySQL 5 Databases in Web Hosting
Setting up or modifying a MySQL database is going to be very simple with each of our web hosting
. This can be performed via our feature-rich Hepsia CP where you can create or erase a database, set up a backup with only one mouse click or take advantage of the highly effective phpMyAdmin instrument in order to modify cells and tables or import an entire database if you are moving a script-driven site from another hosting provider. You may even enable remote access to any database within your account and choose from what IP addresses the connection shall be established, to ensure the protection of your information. If you choose to take advantage of any of the script platforms that we offer you with our script installer, you won't need to do anything because our system will set up a whole new database and link it to the website automatically. If you face any issues to manage your databases, you can check our help articles and educational videos or communicate with our tech support.
MySQL 5 Databases in Semi-dedicated Servers
You will be able to use any script that requires MySQL with all of our semi-dedicated servers
given that we have the most current version installed on all servers - MySQL 5. Through our in-house built Hepsia website hosting CP, you shall be able to swiftly set up or remove a database, modify its password, back it up with a single click or check the hourly and daily access statistics for it. If you want to manage the content of a database directly, not through a script, you shall have 2 options - either using the web interface of the phpMyAdmin tool, that is available inside the CP, or using an app set up on your computer since we support remote database access. For the abovementioned option, you will have to include your IP address via the web hosting account first as an added level of security against unauthorized access to your info.