If you use a script-driven app for your website, any info that both you and the site users generate shall be stored within a database - a collection of info, that's structured in cells and tables for simplier and easier reading and writing. The latter is carried out by using special software called database management system and one of the most widely used ones globally is MySQL. A large amount of script apps are designed to work with MySQL as it's simple to use, it functions exceptionally well on a hosting server and it is universal as it can perform with widely used web programming languages (Python, Perl, PHP, Java) and on several web server OS (Windows, Linux, UNIX). There are thousands of scripts which use MySQL, including popular ones like WordPress, Joomla and Moodle.

MySQL 5 Databases in Semi-dedicated Hosting

All our Linux semi-dedicated packages provide MySQL 5 support and the management of your databases shall be very simple. With just a couple of mouse clicks you are able to set up a brand new database, erase an existing one or change its password. The Hepsia website hosting CP will also provide you with access to much more advanced functions like a one-click backup and remote accessibility. For the latter option, you could include only the IP address of your personal computer to make certain that nobody else will be able to access your information. In this way, you can manage the content of any database in the account using any app on your personal computer. If you want to do this online, you may use the phpMyAdmin tool, that's available via Hepsia. You'll also be able to observe hourly and daily MySQL statistics, which will show you how your websites perform and if any of them should be optimized.