If you use a script-driven platform for your site, it stores its information within a database and the more substantial the website becomes, the more information it collects. For instance, if you launch an Internet based store, the size of the database the e-commerce script employs shall increase as you add more goods. Exactly the same applies for a forum script - the more users which register and the more opinions they submit, the bigger the database. If your Internet sites become popular or you just want to add more content, this can become a problem if your hosting account has limited database space for storage. The particular effect of hitting the limit will be depends on the script - the site may function adequately, but you may not be able to add any new information; the internet site may be displayed with errors; or, in the most severe scenario, your entire website might go offline.

MySQL Database Storage in Cloud Hosting

Because of our custom cloud web hosting platform, we can offer unlimited space for the MySQL databases that you create inside your cloud hosting account. Different from many web hosting companies that run everything on one machine, we have a whole cluster which manages just the databases and nothing else. As a result, not only is the overall performance better, but the cluster capacity is also limitless as we can easily add more web servers anytime if required. That way your sites can keep growing without any limits. You could import or export any database regardless of its size using the Hepsia hosting CP and the phpMyAdmin tool, that you can use to control your databases. If you require assistance, you could always take a look at our instructional videos or make contact with our support representatives who shall assist you with all database-related questions within the hour.

MySQL Database Storage in Semi-dedicated Servers

The semi-dedicated servers that we offer use a custom cloud platform where the files, databases and e-mails are handled by their own clusters of servers. In other words, when you use this type of plan, you will no longer need to worry about the size of your databases for the reason that there is essentially no restriction for the database space - we could keep adding as many HDDs or whole web servers to the cluster as needed. As a result, any MySQL-based site that you host in the semi-dedicated account may develop without any limitations. With the phpMyAdmin software tool, which could be accessed from the Hepsia hosting Control Panel, you'll be able to import or export your databases with a couple of clicks regardless how big they are. In case you do not have previous experience with such matters, you can ask our technical support for help.