If you use a script-driven app for your website, any data which both you and the site users produce shall be stored in a database - an accumulation of information, that's structured in cells and tables for simplier and easier reading and writing. The latter is accomplished by employing special software called 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 functions exceptionally well on a web hosting server and it's also universal as it can work with well-known web programming languages (PHP, Java, Perl, Python) and on a number of hosting server OS (Windows, UNIX, Linux). There are thousands of scripts that use MySQL, including popular ones like Moodle, Joomla and WordPress.

MySQL 5 Databases in Shared Web Hosting

Setting up or changing a MySQL database is going to be really easy with each of our Linux shared web hosting service. This can be accomplished using our feature-rich Hepsia Control Panel through which you can set up or remove a database, set up a backup with one mouse click or employ the efficient phpMyAdmin software tool so as to edit cells and tables or import an entire database if you are moving a script-driven Internet site from another web hosting provider. You could even enable remote access to any database inside your account and choose from what IP addresses the connection will be established, in order to guarantee the security of your data. If you decide to employ any of the script platforms we provide with our script installer, you'll not need to do anything as our system will set up a new database and link it to the Internet site automatically. If you experience any problems to manage your databases, you should check our help articles and training videos or communicate with our tech support.

MySQL 5 Databases in Semi-dedicated Servers

All our semi-dedicated servers offer MySQL 5 support and the administration of your databases will be really easy. With only a couple of mouse clicks you are able to set up a completely new database, remove an existing one or change its password. The Hepsia hosting Control Panel shall also give you access to far more advanced features such as a one-click backup and remote accessibility. For the latter option, you could add only the IP address of your personal computer to ensure that no one else will be able to access your data. That way, you can handle the content of any database inside the account through any application on your computer system. If you'd prefer to do this online, you can use the phpMyAdmin tool, which is available via Hepsia. You will also be able to observe hourly and daily MySQL stats, which will show you how your sites perform and if any of them has to be optimized.