MySql is world’s most liked and used Open Source Database. MySql is known for reliability, flexibility, straightforward customization and fast speed. Many of the MySql stem from code reuse and minimalist approach. Sql is a computer language which is designed to add, retrieve and manage data within database management system which uses logical and easy to use syntax.
RDBMS i. Relational database Management System is also MySql. RDBMS stores data in the table format, with relationship within data and also being stored in tables
Advantages of MySql Hosting
- Open source (free to use and large support community)
- Relatively easy to learn
- Extensive API Collection
- Speedy performance
- Scalability (easily handles large databases)
- Enhanced connectivity
- Top-notch security
- Multi-user access
- Advantages of MySQL Hosting
If you install MySql on personal computer or on laptop as local MySql server, this is sufficient to learn and practicing MySql. So if your start doing serious development on top of MySql which involves other web developers, you need remote dedicated MySql server so that you may access this anywhere and anytime with internet connection.
While choosing MySql hosting provider, you need to consider several additional options beyond standard features like storage, bandwidth, backup, MySql server uptime, MySql version:
Unlimited MySql database with Unlimited Storage: This feature is too much important if you looking up to scale operations and create some additional MySql databases without charging. You need to do research to compare services of good number of web hosting providers before you move forward with most suitable one.
Database Client Management Tools: To have good database client management tool is important because you will use to interact with MySql database server on regular basis. MySql client management tools which are being provided by web hosting provider must be intuitive and very easy to use for developers and DBA who are working with MySql.
Most of the hosting companies offer phpmyadmin software as default tool to start working with MySql database server. Phpmyadmin tool is free software which allows to perform various database tasks including uploading data, backing up the data and executing query, when choosing hosting provider, make sure that phpmyadmin is available.
Secure connection to MySql server : If data is too much sensitive, you need to have a very secured connection to MySql server. Ask your web hosting provider to provide a secure shell tunnel.