MySQL 5 Databases
Discover what relational databases are and if using MySQL databases can be beneficial for your websites and applications.
MySQL is among the most commonly used database administration systems in existence. 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 information to a script app. For instance, a forum stores all posts, usernames, avatars and so forth in a database and every single time a site visitor opens a given thread, the forum script connects to the database and “calls” the content which ought to be shown on a certain page. MySQL is quite popular because of its great functionality, simplicity and the fact that it can operate with lots of popular scripting languages including PHP, Python, Perl, etcetera. All dynamic websites that are developed with a script-driven app need some kind of database and a lot of the most widely used ones such as Joomla™, Moodle, Mambo and WordPress use MySQL.
MySQL 5 Databases in Web Hosting
The in-house built Hepsia CP included with our web hosting
will allow you to control all your MySQL databases effortlessly. It takes only a few clicks to set up a completely new database and with just one more click you may back it up if you want to have a copy before you update your Internet site, for example. You'll be able to change the password, erase a database or allow remote access to it just as easily. For the latter option you could opt for the IP addresses that will 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 would like to view the database content or change any cell or table through the Control Panel, you may use phpMyAdmin, an efficient web-based interface. Using any of our script-driven apps shall also be easy as our script installer will set up a database for the script you have chosen automatically.
MySQL 5 Databases in Semi-dedicated Servers
All our semi-dedicated servers
offer MySQL 5 support and the administration of your databases will be really easy. With just a few clicks you are able to set up a completely new database, delete an existing one or change its password. The Hepsia hosting Control Panel shall also offer you access to much more advanced functions like a one-click backup and remote access. For the latter option, you can add only the IP address of your computer to ensure that nobody else will be able to access your info. That way, you can manage the content of any database inside the account using any application on your computer. If you'd rather to do this online, you could use the phpMyAdmin tool, that is available through Hepsia. You will also be able to look at hourly and daily MySQL stats, which will show you how your websites perform and if any one of them has to be optimized.