When you use a script-driven app for your site, any data that both you and the website users generate will be stored within a database - a collection of information, which is structured in cells and tables for simpler reading and writing. The latter is accomplished through special software called database management system and one of the most well-known ones globally is MySQL. A wide range of script applications are designed to work with MySQL as it is convenient to use, it functions perfectly on a web hosting server and it's universal as it can work with well-known web programming languages (Python, Perl, PHP, Java) and on several web server Operating Systems (UNIX, Linux, Windows). There are loads of scripts that use MySQL, including quite popular ones like WordPress, Joomla and Moodle.
MySQL 5 Databases in Semi-dedicated Hosting
MySQL 5 is one of the database management systems offered with our semi-dedicated hosting services and you shall be able to set up and employ any script application which requires a MySQL database without any difficulty. Our advanced Hepsia Control Panel will give you full control of any database you create - you can modify its password with a click, export or import content and also access it remotely via an app set up on your PC. To make certain that no one else shall be able to use the latter option, you'll need to include your IP address inside the Control Panel just before you are able to access the database. If you need a web interface to manage a certain database, Hepsia shall give you access to the feature-rich phpMyAdmin tool where you can change specific cells and tables or run MySQL commands through your browser.