When you use a script-driven application for your website, any info that both you and the website users create shall be stored inside a database - an accumulation of data, that's organized in cells and tables for easier reading and writing. The latter is done by using special software called database management system and one of the most widely used ones around the globe is MySQL. A wide range of script applications are designed to work with MySQL since it’s easy to work with, it functions exceptionally well on a web server and it's also universal as it can perform with well-known web programming languages (Python, PHP, Perl, Java) and on a variety of hosting server Operating Systems (Windows, Linux, UNIX). There are thousands of scripts that use MySQL, including really popular ones such as WordPress, Moodle and Joomla™.
MySQL 5 Databases in Cloud Web Hosting
Setting up or changing a MySQL database shall be easy with each of our Linux cloud web hosting packages
. This can be performed through our feature-rich Hepsia Control Panel in which you can set up or remove a database, set up a backup with one mouse click or use the effective phpMyAdmin tool so as to edit cells and tables or import an entire database if you are moving a script-driven site from another hosting company. You can even enable remote access to any database inside your account and decide from what IP addresses the connection shall be established, so as to ensure the security of your information. Should you decide to employ any of the script platforms that we offer you with our script installer, you'll not have to do anything as our system will set up a brand new database and link it to the site automatically. If you face any difficulties to manage your databases, you should check our help articles and video tutorials or get in touch with our technical support.
MySQL 5 Databases in Semi-dedicated Hosting
MySQL 5 is one of the database management systems provided with our Linux semi-dedicated packages
and you shall be able to set up and employ any script application which requires a MySQL database easily. Our advanced Hepsia Control Panel will provide you with full control of any database that you set up - you may change its password with a mouse click, export or import content and also access it remotely using an application set up on your personal computer. To make certain that nobody else will be able to use the latter option, you will have to add your IP address in the Control Panel before you're able to access the database. If you prefer a web interface to control a certain database, Hepsia shall give you access to the feature-rich phpMyAdmin tool through which you can modify specific cells and tables or run MySQL commands through your Internet browser.