MySQL 5 Databases
Discover what relational databases are and if using MySQL databases can be beneficial for your web sites and apps.
If you use a script-driven application for your Internet site, any information which both you and the website users produce shall be stored within a database - a collection of info, that's organized in cells and tables for simpler reading and writing. The latter is accomplished by using special software referred to as database management system and one of the most well-known ones worldwide is MySQL. A number of script applications are designed to work with MySQL as it's convenient to use, it functions very well on a hosting server and it's universal as it can work with well-known web programming languages (Java, Perl, Python, PHP) and on several server OS (UNIX, Linux, Windows). There are hundreds of scripts that use MySQL, including very popular ones for instance WordPress, Moodle and Joomla™.
MySQL 5 Databases in Shared Website Hosting
Our Linux shared website hosting packages
allow you to host MySQL-driven sites without any problem as our cloud platform has the latest management system version installed. You'll be able to set up, erase and control your databases without difficulty using our custom Hepsia Control Panel. If you want to migrate a site from another host company, you can use the phpMyAdmin tool which you may access from Hepsia, or you can connect remotely once you've enabled this function for your IP address. In the same way you can also change specific cells or tables in any of your databases. Setting up a backup is just as uncomplicated and requires simply a mouse click on the Backup button for a certain database. This feature will allow you to keep a copy of a website on your PC or to export the content of a given database, change it on your end using appropriate software, and then import it back.
MySQL 5 Databases in Semi-dedicated Hosting
All our Linux semi-dedicated packages
offer MySQL 5 support and the administration of your databases will be quite simple. With only a few mouse clicks you'll be able to create a brand new database, erase an existing one or alter its password. The Hepsia web hosting Control Panel shall also provide you with access to more advanced features including a one-click backup and remote accessibility. For the latter option, you could include only the IP address of your PC to be sure that nobody else is going to be able to access your information. That way, you can manage the content of any database inside the account using any app on your computer system. 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 statistics, that will show you how your websites perform and if any of them should be optimized.