If you use a script-driven application for your Internet site, any data which both you and the site users create will be stored within a database - a collection of data, which is organized 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 famous ones around the globe is MySQL. A number of script apps are built to work with MySQL as it is easy to use, it performs very well on a server and it's universal as it can work with popular web programming languages (PHP, Java, Perl, Python) and on a number of hosting server OS (Windows, Linux, UNIX). There are hundreds of scripts which use MySQL, including popular ones for instance WordPress, Joomla and Moodle.
MySQL 5 Databases in Website Hosting
The in-house built Hepsia Control Panel that comes with our website hosting services will enable you to control all your MySQL databases effortlessly. It requires only a couple of mouse clicks to create a new database and with just one more click you could back it up if you would like to have a copy before you update your web site, for example. You will be able to modify the password, erase a database or enable remote access to it just as easily. For the latter option you could pick the IP addresses that'll be able to connect to the database remotely to ensure that unauthorized people shall not be able to access your data. If you'd like to view the database content or change any cell or table using the Control Panel, you may use phpMyAdmin, a powerful web-based interface. Using any of our script-driven applications will also be very easy as our script installer will set up a database for the script that you have picked automatically.
MySQL 5 Databases in Semi-dedicated Hosting
All our semi-dedicated hosting offer MySQL 5 support and the administration of your databases shall be very simple. With just a few clicks you'll be able to set up a new database, delete an existing one or change its password. The Hepsia website hosting Control Panel will also provide you with access to much more advanced functions like a one-click backup and remote accessibility. For the latter option, you could add only the IP address of your PC to make sure that nobody else is going to be able to access your data. That way, you can handle the content of any database in the account via any application on your computer. If you'd rather to do this online, you can use the phpMyAdmin tool, that's available via Hepsia. You will also be able to view hourly and daily MySQL statistics, that will show you how your websites perform and if any one of them needs to be optimized.