If you use a script-driven app for your site, any info which both you and the site users produce will be stored inside a database - a collection of data, which is structured in cells and tables for simpler reading and writing. The latter is done by using special software known as database management system and one of the most widely used ones worldwide is MySQL. A wide range of script apps are created to work with MySQL because it’s easy to work with, it works perfectly on a hosting server and it is universal as it can work with widely used web programming languages (Java, Perl, Python, PHP) and on several server Operating Systems (Windows, Linux, UNIX). There are thousands of scripts that use MySQL, including extremely popular ones for instance WordPress, Moodle and Joomla.

MySQL 5 Databases in Shared Hosting

The in-house built Hepsia CP offered with our shared hosting will enable you to take care of all your MySQL databases effortlessly. It requires only a few mouse clicks to set up a new database and with one more click you can back it up if you want to have a copy before you update your Internet site, for instance. You will be able to change the password, remove a database or allow remote access to it just as easily. For the latter option you can opt for the IP addresses that will be able to connect to the database remotely to ensure that unauthorized people won't be able to access your information. If you'd like to view the database content or edit any cell or table using the CP, you should use phpMyAdmin, an excellent web-based interface. Using any one of our script-driven applications will also be very easy as our script installer will create a database for the script you have chosen automatically.

MySQL 5 Databases in Semi-dedicated Servers

MySQL 5 is one of the database administration systems included with our semi-dedicated servers and you shall be able to install and employ any script application that requires a MySQL database without any difficulty. Our advanced Hepsia Control Panel will provide you with total control of any database you create - you could change its password with a mouse click, export or import content and also access it remotely using an app installed on your computer or laptop. To ensure that no one else shall 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 want a web interface to control a certain database, Hepsia shall give you access to the feature-rich phpMyAdmin tool using which you can edit certain cells and tables or run MySQL commands through your browser.