If you use a script-driven application for your site, any information that both you and the site users produce will be stored inside a database - a collection of data, which is organized in cells and tables for simpler reading and writing. The latter is accomplished by employing special software called database management system and one of the most well-known ones around the globe is MySQL. A large amount of script apps are designed to work with MySQL since it’s easy to work with, it functions exceptionally well on a website hosting server and it's also universal as it can function with famous web programming languages (Java, Perl, Python, PHP) and on various hosting server Operating Systems (Linux, UNIX, Windows). There are hundreds of scripts which use MySQL, including popular ones for instance Moodle, Joomla and WordPress.

MySQL 5 Databases in Shared Website Hosting

The in-house built Hepsia CP offered with our Linux shared website hosting will permit you to control all your MySQL databases without difficulty. It requires only a couple of mouse clicks to set up a brand new database and with one more click you could back it up if you'd like to have a copy before you update your web site, for example. You shall be able to change the password, delete a database or allow remote access to it just as fast. For the latter option you could pick the IP addresses which will be able to connect to the database remotely so as to ensure that unauthorized people won't be able to access your data. If you wish to view the database content or change any cell or table via the Control Panel, you can use phpMyAdmin, an excellent web-based interface. Using any one of our script-driven applications shall also be quite simple as our script installer will set up a database for the script that you have chosen automatically.