All script apps like forums or virtual shops keep their info inside a database - a group of cells and tables which contains the Internet site information such as items, prices, comments, and so on. When you open a particular page, the script connects to the database and retrieves the necessary information, then displays it. The intermediary software which connects the script and the database is referred to as a database management system and amongst the most popular ones is MySQL. The latter is widely used because it runs on a variety of platforms (UNIX, Linux, Windows) and with a variety of scripting languages (Java, PHP, Perl, Python), not mentioning its wonderful efficiency even with huge databases. A lot of widely used platforms including WordPress or Joomla use MySQL databases to keep their content.

MySQL 5 Databases in Shared Web Hosting

Our Linux shared web hosting services will permit you to host MySQL-driven Internet sites without any problem as our cloud platform has the latest management system version installed. You'll be able to create, erase and control your databases without trouble through our custom-made Hepsia Control Panel. If you'd like to migrate a site from another web hosting company, you can use the phpMyAdmin tool which you can access through Hepsia, or you can connect remotely once you've allowed this feature for your IP address. In the same way you can also modify specific cells or tables in any of your databases. Generating a backup is just as easy and requires only a click on the Backup button for a certain database. This feature will allow you to keep a copy of a website on your personal computer or to export the content of a particular database, edit it on your end using some software, and then import it back.

MySQL 5 Databases in Semi-dedicated Hosting

Our Linux semi-dedicated hosting provide MySQL 5 support and the administration of your databases will be quite simple. With only a couple of clicks you’re able to set up a whole new database, remove an existing one or modify its password. The Hepsia web hosting Control Panel shall also offer you access to much more advanced features such as a one-click backup and remote accessibility. For the latter option, you can add only the IP address of your PC to ensure that nobody else is going to be able to access your data. This way, you can handle the content of any database in the account through any application on your PC. If you want to do this online, you can use the phpMyAdmin tool, which is available through Hepsia. You shall also be able to see hourly and day-to-day MySQL statistics, which will show you how your websites perform and if any of them has to be optimized.