If you use a script-driven application for your site, any info that both you and the site users produce shall be stored in a database - a collection of info, that is structured in cells and tables for simplier and easier reading and writing. The latter is done by using special software known as database management system and one of the most popular ones world-wide is MySQL. A wide range of script applications are created to work with MySQL since it is convenient to use, it works exceptionally well on a server and it is universal as it can function with well-known web programming languages (PHP, Perl, Python, Java) and on various web server OS (Windows, Linux, UNIX). There are huge amounts of scripts that use MySQL, including really popular ones such as Moodle, Joomla and WordPress.

MySQL 5 Databases in Web Hosting

The in-house built Hepsia CP offered with our web hosting plans allows you to take care of all your MySQL databases without difficulty. It requires just a few clicks to create a brand new database and with only one more click you could back it up if you'd like to have a copy before you update your web site, for instance. You shall be able to change the password, delete a database or permit remote access to it just as easily. For the latter option you'll be able to choose the IP addresses which will be able to connect to the database remotely in order to ensure that unauthorized people will not be able to access your info. If you'd like to see the database content or edit any cell or table through the Control Panel, you may use phpMyAdmin, an excellent web-based interface. Using any of our script-driven apps will also be easy as our script installer will set up a database for the script that you have picked automatically.

MySQL 5 Databases in Semi-dedicated Servers

MySQL 5 is one of the database management systems included with our semi-dedicated plans and you shall be able to install and employ any script app which requires a MySQL database easily. Our advanced Hepsia CP gives you total control over any database which you create - you may change its password with a mouse click, export or import content and even access it remotely using an app installed on your PC. To make certain that nobody else shall be able to use the latter option, you'll have to add your IP address inside the Control Panel just before you are able to access the database. If you want a web interface to control a specific database, Hepsia shall give you access to the feature-rich phpMyAdmin tool where you can edit certain cells and tables or run MySQL commands through your web browser.