When you use a script-driven application for your site, any data that both you and the website users create shall be stored in a database - a collection of info, that's arranged in cells and tables for easier reading and writing. The latter is done by employing special software called database management system and one of the most popular ones worldwide is MySQL. A number of script applications are built to work with MySQL because it’s convenient to use, it functions very well on a web server and it's universal as it can work with well-known web programming languages (Python, Perl, PHP, Java) and on a variety of server Operating Systems (Windows, Linux, UNIX). There are literally thousands of scripts which use MySQL, including really popular ones for example Moodle, Joomla and WordPress.

MySQL 5 Databases in Shared Website Hosting

Our shared website hosting plans will permit you to host MySQL-driven Internet sites without any problem as our cloud platform has the latest management system version set up. You shall be able to set up, delete and manage your databases effortlessly through our custom-built Hepsia Control Panel. If you'd like to migrate a website from another website hosting company, you should use the phpMyAdmin tool which you could access from Hepsia, or you can connect remotely after you have enabled this function for your IP address. In the same way you could also modify certain cells or tables within any of your databases. Setting up a backup is equally uncomplicated and requires just a mouse click on the Backup button for a specific database. This function will permit you to keep a copy of a website on your personal computer or to export the content of a given database, change it on your end using some software, and then import it back.

MySQL 5 Databases in Semi-dedicated Servers

Our Linux semi-dedicated servers come with MySQL 5 support and the administration of your databases shall be easy. With only a couple of mouse clicks you’re able to set up a brand new database, erase an existing one or alter its password. The Hepsia website hosting Control Panel will also provide you with access to much more advanced functions such as 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 will be able to access your info. In this way, you can manage the content of any database inside the account using any app on your PC. If you prefer to do this online, you could use the phpMyAdmin tool, which is available through Hepsia. You shall also be able to view hourly and daily MySQL stats, which will show you how your sites perform and if any of them has to be optimized.