If you use a script-driven app for your site, any info that both you and the site users generate shall be stored within a database - an accumulation of information, which is arranged in cells and tables for easier 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 number of script applications are designed to work with MySQL because it is convenient to use, it performs exceptionally well on a website hosting server and it is universal as it can function with common web programming languages (Python, Perl, PHP, Java) and on a number of hosting server Operating Systems (Linux, UNIX, Windows). There are loads of scripts that use MySQL, including really popular ones such as WordPress, Moodle and Joomla.

MySQL 5 Databases in Shared Web Hosting

Starting or changing a MySQL database shall be quite simple with each one of our shared web hosting plans. This can be done through our feature-rich Hepsia CP through which you can create or delete a database, create a backup with only one mouse click or use the powerful phpMyAdmin instrument so as to edit cells and tables or import an entire database if you are moving a script-driven site from another hosting provider. You can also enable remote access to any database within your account and select from what IP addresses the connection shall be established, to ensure the safety of your info. If you choose to use any of the script platforms we offer with our script installer, you will not have to do anything because our system will set up a brand new database and link it to the site automatically. If you encounter any issues to manage your databases, you can check our help articles and instructional videos or make contact with our tech support team.

MySQL 5 Databases in Semi-dedicated Servers

MySQL 5 is one of the database management systems offered with our Linux semi-dedicated plans and you will be able to install and employ any script application which requires a MySQL database without any hassle. Our sophisticated Hepsia Control Panel gives you complete control over any database that you create - you may change its password with a mouse click, export or import content and also access it remotely through an application installed on your PC. To make sure that no one else will be able to use the latter option, you'll need to add your IP address in the Control Panel before you're able to access the database. If you want a web interface to handle a certain database, Hepsia shall give you access to the feature-rich phpMyAdmin tool where you can modify certain cells and tables or run MySQL commands through your Internet browser.