When you use a script-driven app for your website, any data that both you and the site users produce will be stored inside a database - an accumulation of data, that's arranged in cells and tables for easier reading and writing. The latter is accomplished through special software known as database management system and one of the most well-known ones worldwide is MySQL. A wide range of script applications are built to work with MySQL since it’s easy to work with, it works very well on a web server and it's universal as it can work with widely used web programming languages (PHP, Java, Perl, Python) and on a variety of hosting server OS (Windows, Linux, UNIX). There are thousands of scripts that use MySQL, including really popular ones such as WordPress, Joomla and Moodle.
MySQL 5 Databases in Web Hosting
Our Linux web hosting will enable you to host MySQL-driven Internet sites without any problem as our cloud platform has the latest management system version installed. You'll be able to create, erase and control your databases easily through our custom-built Hepsia CP. If you want to migrate an Internet site from another website hosting company, you may use the phpMyAdmin tool which you can access via Hepsia, or you can connect remotely once you have allowed this function for your IP address. In the same way you may also change certain cells or tables within any of your databases. Creating a backup is also uncomplicated and takes just a click on the Backup button for a certain database. This function allows you to keep a copy of a site on your PC or to export the content of a certain database, change it on your end using appropriate software, and then import it back.
MySQL 5 Databases in Semi-dedicated Servers
All our Linux semi-dedicated hosting plans come with MySQL 5 support and the administration of your databases will be easy. With just a couple of clicks you are able to create a new database, delete an existing one or change its password. The Hepsia website hosting Control Panel shall also give you access to more advanced features including a one-click backup and remote access. For the latter option, you could include only the IP address of your personal computer to ensure that no one else is going to be able to access your information. This way, you can manage the content of any database inside the account via any app on your computer. If you prefer to do this online, you could use the phpMyAdmin tool, that's available through Hepsia. You will also be able to observe hourly and daily MySQL statistics, which will show you how your Internet sites perform and if any of them needs to be optimized.