If you use a script-driven application for your site, any data which both you and the website users produce shall be stored within a database - a collection of information, which is organized in cells and tables for simplier and easier reading and writing. The latter is accomplished by using special software called database management system and one of the most popular ones worldwide is MySQL. A wide range of script applications are created to work with MySQL because it’s convenient to use, it works perfectly on a hosting server and it is universal as it can function with popular web programming languages (Python, PHP, Perl, Java) and on a variety of hosting server OS (Windows, UNIX, Linux). There are hundreds of scripts that use MySQL, including very popular ones for example WordPress, Joomla and Moodle.

MySQL 5 Databases in Cloud Web Hosting

Starting or changing a MySQL database shall be quite simple with any of our cloud web hosting. That can be done using our feature-rich Hepsia Control Panel where you can create or remove a database, set up a backup copy with a single click or use the highly efficient phpMyAdmin tool so as to change cells and tables or import a whole database if you are moving a script-driven Internet site from another hosting company. You may even enable remote access to any database within your account and decide from what IP addresses the connection shall be established, as a way to guarantee the protection of your info. If you choose to employ any of the script platforms which we offer with our script installer, you won't 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 difficulties to control your databases, you can check our help articles and training videos or make contact with our technical support.

MySQL 5 Databases in Semi-dedicated Hosting

MySQL 5 is one of the database management systems that come with our semi-dedicated hosting services and you'll be able to set up and use any script application which requires a MySQL database without any hassle. Our state-of-the-art Hepsia CP will provide you with total control of any database which you set up - you could modify its password with a mouse click, export or import content and also access it remotely using an application installed on your computer. To ensure that nobody else shall be able to use the latter option, you will need to include your IP address in the Control Panel just before you're able to access the database. If you want a web interface to control a particular database, Hepsia will 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.