When you use a script-driven app for your Internet site, any data that both you and the site users create will be stored inside a database - an accumulation of info, that's organized in cells and tables for simpler reading and writing. The latter is accomplished by employing special software known as database management system and one of the most famous ones world-wide is MySQL. A large amount of script apps are built to work with MySQL as it is convenient to use, it works perfectly on a web server and it's universal as it can work with widely used web programming languages (Java, PHP, Perl, Python) and on various server OS (Windows, UNIX, Linux). There are hundreds of scripts that use MySQL, including very popular ones for instance Moodle, Joomla and WordPress.

MySQL 5 Databases in Shared Hosting

The in-house built Hepsia Control Panel that comes with our shared hosting plans will enable you to control all your MySQL databases effortlessly. It requires only a couple of mouse clicks to set up a completely new database and with only one more click you can back it up if you would like to have a copy before you update your site, for instance. You shall be able to change the password, remove a database or permit remote access to it just as fast. For the latter option you could choose the IP addresses that'll be able to connect to the database remotely in order to ensure that unauthorized people will not be able to access your information. If you want to view the database content or modify any cell or table through the CP, you can use phpMyAdmin, an excellent web-based interface. Using any one of our script-driven applications shall also be very easy as our script installer will set up a database for the script which you have picked out automatically.

MySQL 5 Databases in Semi-dedicated Servers

You'll be able to use any script that requires MySQL with all of our semi-dedicated hosting plans due to the fact that we have the newest version installed on all servers - MySQL 5. Via our in-house built Hepsia hosting Control Panel, you will be able to quickly set up or remove a database, modify its password, back it up with a single click or examine the hourly and daily access statistics for it. If you want to manage the content of a database directly, not via a script, you shall have two options - either employing the web interface of the phpMyAdmin tool, that is available in the CP, or using an application set up on your PC considering the fact that we support remote database access. For the abovementioned option, you'll have to include your IP address through the web hosting account first as an additional level of safety against unauthorized access to your information.