If you use a script-driven app for your site, any info that both you and the site users create will be stored in a database - an accumulation of information, that is arranged in cells and tables for simpler reading and writing. The latter is accomplished through special software referred to as database management system and one of the most well-known ones worldwide is MySQL. A large amount of script apps are created to work with MySQL since it’s easy to work with, it functions perfectly on a web server and it's universal as it can work with well-known web programming languages (Python, PHP, Perl, Java) and on numerous server OS (UNIX, Linux, Windows). There are hundreds of scripts which use MySQL, including really popular ones for example WordPress, Moodle and Joomla.
MySQL 5 Databases in Cloud Website Hosting
Creating or changing a MySQL database will be really easy with any of our Linux cloud website hosting. This can be carried out via our feature-rich Hepsia Control Panel where you can set up or delete a database, set up a backup with one mouse click or employ the highly effective phpMyAdmin software instrument to edit cells and tables or import an entire database if you are moving a script-driven website from another service provider. You may also enable remote access to any database inside your account and choose from what IP addresses the connection will be established, as a way to guarantee the safety of your data. If you choose to employ any of the script platforms that we offer with our script installer, you will not have to do anything because our system will set up a new database and link it to the Internet site automatically. If you experience any problems to control your databases, you can check our help articles and instructional videos or communicate with our tech support team.
MySQL 5 Databases in Semi-dedicated Hosting
You shall be able to use any script that requires MySQL with any of our Linux semi-dedicated hosting considering the fact that we have the latest version installed on all machines - MySQL 5. Using our in-house built Hepsia hosting CP, you shall be able to swiftly set up or erase a database, modify its password, back it up with just a single click or check the hourly and daily access stats for it. If you want to manage the content of a database directly, not through a script, you will have 2 options - either using the web interface of the phpMyAdmin tool, which is available inside the CP, or using an application installed on your computer considering the fact that we support remote database access. For the aforementioned option, you will have to include your IP address via the hosting account first as an added level of protection against unauthorized access to your information.