MySQL is one of the most widespread database admin systems out there. A database is a group of cells with information that are arranged in tables and the control system is the piece of software that links the data to a script app. For example, a forum stores all usernames, avatars, posts and so forth within a database and every time a visitor opens a particular thread, the forum script connects to the database and “calls” the content which ought to be accessible on a particular page. MySQL is really popular due to its great functionality, simplicity and the fact that it can function with lots of popular scripting languages including PHP, Python, Perl, and so on. All dynamic web sites which are developed with a script-driven app require some type of database and many of the most widely used ones like Joomla, Moodle, Mambo and WordPress work with MySQL.

MySQL 5 Databases in Web Hosting

The in-house built Hepsia CP included with our web hosting plans allows you to take care of all your MySQL databases without difficulty. It requires just a few mouse clicks to set up a new database and with just one more click you may back it up if you want to have a copy before you update your web site, for instance. You shall be able to change the password, delete a database or allow remote access to it just as fast. For the latter option you can opt for the IP addresses which will be able to connect to the database remotely so as to ensure that unauthorized people will not be able to access your data. If you'd like to see the database content or change any cell or table using the Control Panel, you can use phpMyAdmin, an efficient web-based interface. Using any one of our script-driven apps will also be very easy as our script installer will set up a database for the script which you have picked automatically.

MySQL 5 Databases in Semi-dedicated Servers

All our semi-dedicated hosting plans offer MySQL 5 support and the management of your databases shall be very easy. With only a few clicks you will be able to set up a completely new database, delete an existing one or modify its password. The Hepsia website hosting Control Panel shall also provide you with access to more advanced functions such as a one-click backup and remote access. For the latter option, you could add only the IP address of your computer to make sure that no one else will be able to access your data. Thus, you can manage the content of any database in the account via any app on your computer. If you'd rather to do this online, you should use the phpMyAdmin tool, that's available via Hepsia. You'll also be able to see hourly and day-to-day MySQL stats, which will show you how your sites perform and if any of them has to be optimized.