MySQL 5 Databases
Find out what relational databases are and whether using MySQL databases can be beneficial for your web sites and applications.
MySQL is one of the most commonly used database admin systems available. A database is a group of cells with info which are organized in tables and the control system is the software which links the data to a script app. For instance, a forum stores all usernames, avatars, posts and so on in a database and each time a site visitor opens a specific thread, the forum script connects to the database and “calls” the content that ought to be shown on a particular page. MySQL is quite popular because of its excellent functionality, simplicity of use and the fact that it can work with numerous popular scripting languages like PHP, Python, Perl, and so forth. All dynamic web sites that are designed with a script-driven application require some kind of database and a lot of the most widely used ones like Joomla™, Moodle, Mambo and WordPress work with MySQL.
MySQL 5 Databases in Semi-dedicated Servers
All of our Linux semi-dedicated hosting service provide MySQL 5 support and the management of your databases will be easy. With just a couple of mouse clicks you’re able to set up a brand new database, delete an existing one or change its password. The Hepsia web hosting Control Panel will also provide you with access to far more advanced features like a one-click backup and remote access. For the latter option, you could include only the IP address of your personal computer to be sure that no one else will be able to access your data. In this way, you can handle the content of any database in the account through any app on your computer. If you prefer to do this online, you may use the phpMyAdmin tool, that is available via Hepsia. You shall also be able to observe hourly and daily MySQL statistics, that will show you how your websites perform and if any one of them should be optimized.