If you use a script-driven application for your website, any information which both you and the site users generate will be stored in a database - an accumulation of information, that is structured in cells and tables for easier reading and writing. The latter is carried out through special software known as database management system and one of the most widely used ones world-wide is MySQL. A lot of script applications are designed to work with MySQL because it is simple to use, it works really well on a hosting server and it's also universal as it can function with famous web programming languages (Java, PHP, Perl, Python) and on various hosting server Operating Systems (UNIX, Linux, Windows). There are literally thousands of scripts that use MySQL, including very popular ones for example WordPress, Moodle and Joomla.

MySQL 5 Databases in Website Hosting

Creating or editing a MySQL database shall be very simple with any of our Linux website hosting. That can be done through our feature-rich Hepsia Control Panel through which you can create or delete a database, create a backup copy with just a single click or take advantage of the highly effective phpMyAdmin instrument to modify cells and tables or import a whole database if you are moving a script-driven website from another service provider. You could even enable remote access to any database within your account and choose from what IP addresses the connection shall be established, to guarantee the safety of your data. If you decide to use any of the script platforms that we provide with our script installer, you'll not need to do anything as our system will set up a brand new database and link it to the website automatically. If you face any issues to manage your databases, you should check our help articles and training videos or communicate with our technical support.

MySQL 5 Databases in Semi-dedicated Hosting

MySQL 5 is one of the database management systems offered with our semi-dedicated hosting and you will be able to set up and use any script application that requires a MySQL database effortlessly. Our sophisticated Hepsia CP gives you complete control of any database you set up - you could modify its password with a click, export or import content and even access it remotely using an app set up on your computer. To make certain that no one else shall be able to use the latter option, you'll have to include your IP address inside the Control Panel just before you're able to access the database. If you want a web interface to manage a specific database, Hepsia shall give you access to the feature-rich phpMyAdmin tool using which you can modify specific cells and tables or run MySQL commands through your browser.