When you use a script-driven app for your site, any data that both you and the website users produce will be stored inside a database - an accumulation of info, which is arranged 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 popular ones around the globe is MySQL. A wide range of script applications are designed to work with MySQL since it’s convenient to use, it works perfectly on a web hosting server and it is universal as it can perform with popular web programming languages (Python, Perl, PHP, Java) and on various hosting server Operating Systems (Windows, Linux, UNIX). There are huge amounts of scripts which use MySQL, including popular ones like Moodle, Joomla and WordPress.
MySQL 5 Databases in Cloud Hosting
Starting or editing a MySQL database is going to be really easy with any of our Linux cloud hosting. That can be carried out via our feature-rich Hepsia Control Panel in which you can set up or delete a database, create a backup with only one click or take advantage of the effective phpMyAdmin tool so as to change cells and tables or import an entire database if you are moving a script-driven site from another hosting provider. You could also enable remote access to any database within your account and choose from what IP addresses the connection shall be established, so as to guarantee the security of your info. If you choose to use any of the script platforms which we provide with our script installer, you'll not have to do anything simply because our system will create a whole new database and link it to the site automatically. If you experience any problems to manage your databases, you can check our help articles and video tutorials or communicate with our technical support.
MySQL 5 Databases in Semi-dedicated Hosting
You will be able to use any script that requires MySQL with each of our Linux semi-dedicated hosting services since we have the most current version installed on all servers - MySQL 5. Through our in-house built Hepsia website hosting CP, you'll be able to quickly set up or remove a database, change its password, back it up with one mouse click or check the hourly and daily access stats for it. If you want to handle the content of a database directly, not via a script, you will have two options - either employing the web interface of the phpMyAdmin tool, that is available inside the Control Panel, or using an application set up on your laptop or computer since we support remote database access. For the aforementioned option, you'll need to include your IP address via the web hosting account first as an additional level of protection against unauthorized access to your info.