MySQL 5 Databases
Learn what relational databases are and whether using MySQL databases can be beneficial for your websites and apps.
If you use a script-driven application for your Internet site, any info that both you and the website users generate shall be stored inside a database - a collection of information, that is organized in cells and tables for simplier and easier reading and writing. The latter is accomplished through special software known as database management system and one of the most widely used ones globally is MySQL. A lot of script apps are designed to work with MySQL since it’s easy to work with, it works exceptionally well on a website hosting server and it is universal as it can perform with widely used web programming languages (PHP, Perl, Python, Java) and on several web server Operating Systems (Windows, Linux, UNIX). There are thousands of scripts that use MySQL, including quite popular ones for example WordPress, Joomla™ and Moodle.
MySQL 5 Databases in Cloud Hosting
The in-house built Hepsia Control Panel offered with our cloud hosting plans
will enable you to control all your MySQL databases effortlessly. It requires only a couple of mouse clicks to create a new database and with one more click you may back it up if you would like to have a copy before you update your website, for example. You'll be able to change the password, erase a database or permit remote access to it just as fast. For the latter option you'll be able to choose the IP addresses that will be able to connect to the database remotely so as to ensure that unauthorized people shall not be able to access your info. If you'd like to view the database content or modify any cell or table from the CP, you may use phpMyAdmin, an excellent web-based interface. Using any of our script-driven apps will also be easy as our script installer will set up a database for the script which you have chosen automatically.