When you use a script-driven app for your website, any information that both you and the site users create shall be stored inside a database - a collection of information, which is structured in cells and tables for simplier and easier reading and writing. The latter is carried out by employing special software known as database management system and one of the most popular ones globally is MySQL. A wide range of script applications are built to work with MySQL since it’s convenient to use, it performs really well on a web server and it's universal as it can function with common web programming languages (PHP, Perl, Python, Java) and on several web server OS (UNIX, Linux, Windows). There are literally thousands of scripts which use MySQL, including extremely popular ones like WordPress, Moodle and Joomla.

MySQL 5 Databases in Shared Website Hosting

Our shared website hosting will permit you to host MySQL-driven Internet sites without problems as our cloud platform has the latest management system version set up. You'll be able to set up, erase and control your databases easily through our custom-made Hepsia Control Panel. If you'd like to migrate a site from another web hosting provider, you should use the phpMyAdmin tool which you can access via Hepsia, or you can connect remotely after you have permitted this function for your IP address. In the same way you can also modify specific cells or tables in any of your databases. Creating a backup is just as easy and requires just a click on the Backup button for a specific database. This feature allows you to keep a copy of an Internet site on your computer or to export the content of a certain database, modify it on your end using appropriate software, and then import it back.

MySQL 5 Databases in Semi-dedicated Servers

You will be able to use any script that requires MySQL with all of our Linux semi-dedicated servers given that we have the most up-to-date version set up on all machines - MySQL 5. Through our in-house built Hepsia hosting Control Panel, you will be able to swiftly set up or erase a database, change its password, back it up with one mouse click or check out the hourly and daily access statistics for it. If you want to handle the content of a database directly, not through a script, you'll have 2 options - either using the web interface of the phpMyAdmin tool, that is available in the CP, or using an application installed on your computer considering the fact that we support remote database access. For the latter option, you will have to add your IP address through the hosting account first as an additional level of protection against unauthorized access to your info.