MySQL is one of the most widely used database control systems out there. A database is a collection of cells with info which are structured in tables and the management system is the piece of software that links the data to a script app. For example, a forum stores all posts, usernames, avatars and so forth within a database and every time a site visitor opens a given thread, the forum script connects to the database and “calls” the content that has to be shown on a particular page. MySQL is really popular due to its terrific performance, simplicity and the fact that it can work with numerous popular scripting languages like PHP, Python, Perl, etc. All dynamic websites that are developed with a script-driven app need some kind of database and a number of the most popular ones such as Joomla, Moodle, Mambo and WordPress work with MySQL.

MySQL 5 Databases in Cloud Web Hosting

Setting up or changing a MySQL database is going to be very easy with each of our cloud web hosting services. This can be carried out through our feature-rich Hepsia CP through which you can create or erase a database, set up a backup copy with only one click or take advantage of the effective phpMyAdmin software instrument so as to change cells and tables or import an entire database if you are moving a script-driven website from another service provider. You may even enable remote access to any database inside your account and decide from what IP addresses the connection shall be established, as a way to ensure the protection of your info. If you choose to take advantage of any of the script platforms that we offer with our script installer, you will not have to do anything as our system will create a new database and link it to the Internet site automatically. If you encounter any difficulties to manage your databases, you can check our help articles and instructional videos or get in touch with our tech support team.

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 considering the fact that we have the most up-to-date version set up on all servers - MySQL 5. Through our in-house built Hepsia website hosting CP, you'll be able to easily create or delete a database, modify its password, back it up with a single click or examine the hourly and daily access stats for it. If you'd like to handle the content of a database directly, not by using a script, you shall have 2 options - either using the web interface of the phpMyAdmin tool, which is available inside the Control Panel, or using an app installed on your computer as we support remote database access. For the abovementioned option, you'll need to add your IP address from the hosting account first as an additional level of safety against unauthorized access to your information.