PostgreSQL 8.3 Databases
Learn the main differences between Postgre SQL Databases and MySQL databases and see which one is preferable for your web site.
PostgreSQL is a powerful open-source database management system, which has been growing in popularity lately due to its stability and reliability. It includes many sophisticated features and it could be used to save any kind of information. PostgreSQL could be interfaced with many different programming languages, including PHP, Python, Perl, Java, C++, Ruby, etc. Furthermore, it could be used for scalable applications because a single field inside a PostgreSQL database can be up to 1 Gigabyte, a table - up to 32 Gigabytes, while the database in general does not have a limit for its total size. PostgreSQL also works faster than other SQL control systems when complex operations are executed. Lots of big corporations and institutions have already moved to PostgreSQL for their sites or products - Apple, Cisco, the US State Department, the University of California, Berkeley, and others.
PostgreSQL 8.3 Databases in Website Hosting
You could use apps which require PostgreSQL databases with every Linux website hosting package
we offer you. The amount of databases that you can have at the same time varies and with some plans you will need to purchase an extra upgrade, while with others the number is between 5 and unlimited as standard. If you ever need more databases than the plan you have picked comes with, you could upgrade this feature via the Upgrades part of your Control Panel. In case you have a free slot, you may create a new PostgreSQL database with several clicks in the Databases section of your account and in the same spot you can also access phpPgAdmin - a feature-rich software instrument that'll offer you full control over all your databases and it will enable you to export or import an entire database or just a part of it easily.
PostgreSQL 8.3 Databases in Semi-dedicated Hosting
All Linux semi-dedicated packages
that we provide you with support PostgreSQL databases, so if you opt for this type of website hosting, you'll be able to install and run any script-driven platform that requires this kind of a database. Unlike other web hosting Control Panels, the Hepsia tool that is used to control the semi-dedicated accounts on our end makes it very easy to create a new PostgreSQL database - all it takes is to input the name along with the password, so you'll not have to go through different menus, add users and so on. Using the PostgreSQL section of Hepsia you'll also be able to access phpPgAdmin - one of the most powerful and most famous admin tools for this type of databases. It shall allow you to export/import a database, change any content or run SQL statements via a simple web-based interface.