MySQL is one of many products offered by many web-hosting companies. It is an open source database management system; its primary function is structuring collected data into an easy-to-read database. With MySQL, you can add, erase and arrange selected data into a manageable storage system.
This program is compatible with a variety of programming languages, such as C++, ADO.NET and ODBC, to name a few. Joomla is a PHP client, and it’s the PHP drivers that allow MySQL to be compatible with Joomla web hosting. Its open-ended nature also allows for numerous add-ons and boasts a plethora of customizable options, making it accessible to novices while allowing functionality that is more advanced.
MySQL is also proven to provide fast service, in comparison to other database programs, making Joomla hosting a streamlined and fluent experience. Its flexibility in small-scale and large-scale data collection makes it ideal for small businesses or personal websites, along with the ability to handle large-scale, multitasking projects from much larger companies.