When you use a script-driven app for your site, any data which both you and the website users generate will be stored in a database - an accumulation of info, that's arranged in cells and tables for simplier and easier reading and writing. The latter is carried out by employing special software called database management system and one of the most famous ones around the globe is MySQL. A large amount of script apps are built to work with MySQL since it’s user-friendly, it performs perfectly on a server and it is universal as it can function with well-known web programming languages (Java, Perl, Python, PHP) and on a variety of hosting server Operating Systems (Windows, Linux, UNIX). There are thousands of scripts that use MySQL, including popular ones such as Moodle, Joomla and WordPress.

MySQL 5 Databases in Cloud Website Hosting

Starting or changing a MySQL database shall be really easy with each one of our Linux cloud website hosting. This can be accomplished using our feature-rich Hepsia Control Panel where you can set up or delete a database, set up a backup with a single click or use the highly effective phpMyAdmin instrument in order to edit cells and tables or import an entire database if you are moving a script-driven site from another web hosting provider. You can even enable remote access to any database inside your account and select from what IP addresses the connection shall be established, so that you can guarantee the protection of your information. If you decide to use any of the script platforms that we offer you with our script installer, you'll not have to do anything simply because our system will set up a whole new database and link it to the site automatically. If you encounter any issues to control your databases, you should check our help articles and training 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 packages due to the fact that we have the latest version installed on all servers - MySQL 5. Using our in-house built Hepsia web hosting CP, you'll be able to quickly create or erase a database, modify its password, back it up with one mouse click or examine the hourly and daily access stats for it. If you would like to handle the content of a database directly, not through a script, you will have 2 options - either using the web interface of the phpMyAdmin tool, that's available in the Control Panel, or using an application set up on your personal computer as we support remote database access. For the aforementioned option, you'll have to include your IP address from the web hosting account first as an additional level of protection against unauthorized access to your info.