MySQL is one of the most widely used database admin systems in existence. A database is a group of cells with information that are structured in tables and the control system is the piece of software which links the info to a script application. For instance, a forum stores all posts, usernames, avatars and so forth in a database and every single time a site visitor opens a specific thread, the forum script connects to the database and “calls” the content that ought to be accessible on a specific page. MySQL is really popular because of its excellent efficiency, simplicity of use and the fact that it can function with a lot of popular scripting languages including PHP, Python, Perl, etc. All dynamic sites that are built with a script-driven application need some type of database and a lot of the most widely used ones such as Joomla, Moodle, Mambo and WordPress employ MySQL.

MySQL 5 Databases in Shared Website Hosting

You shall be able to use script-driven platforms that require a MySQL database with any of the Linux shared website hosting we provide. You could set up a new database through the Hepsia hosting CP and the total number of databases that you can have simultaneously will depend on the package that you pick out. We also provide advanced options to control your databases, including a one-click backup and remote access. With the latter option you shall be able to use software on your computer to connect to a database on our servers and manage it. For simple management through the CP we offer the powerful phpMyAdmin software tool, which will allow you to change tables or cells and import or export whole databases using a web interface. If you employ our 1-click script installer, our system will create a completely new database and connect it to the application you have picked out automatically, so all you'll need to do to get a script-driven Internet site shall be to click on the Install button.

MySQL 5 Databases in Semi-dedicated Hosting

You will be able to use any script that requires MySQL with any of our semi-dedicated hosting packages given that we have the newest version set up on all web servers - MySQL 5. Via our in-house built Hepsia hosting Control Panel, you will be able to easily set up or delete a database, modify its password, back it up with one click or check out the hourly and daily access statistics for it. If you want to manage the content of a database directly, not by using a script, you will have two options - either employing the web interface of the phpMyAdmin tool, which is available inside the Control Panel, or using an application set up on your PC considering the fact that we support remote database access. For the latter option, you'll have to include your IP address through the hosting account first as an extra level of safety against unauthorized access to your information.