MySQL

MySQL is an open-source relational database management system. Its name is a combination of "My", the name of co-founder Michael Widenius's daughter, and "SQL", the abbreviation for Structured Query Language.

Host an instance of MySQL database easily using Deploy Monk.

1. Create project

  1. Open your Deploy Monk Console and click on Create Project button.
  2. Enter the Project name, select Cloud account and Server size and click on Save button to create the project.
  3. To learn more about projects, goto project section of this documentation website.

Great 🎉, you have just completed creating a new Deploy Monk project.

Project

2. Create project service

Click on Add Service button and fill in the information as follows:

  1. Service type, select Database
  2. Database type, select MySQL
  3. Service name, enter a name for your service
  4. Advance configurations,
    1. Port enter port value (optional, default 3306)
    2. Database name enter database name (eg: example)
    3. Database user enter database user (eg: mysql)
    4. Database password enter a database password (tip: use passwordsgenerator.net to generate random secure password)

To learn more about services, goto project services section of this documentation website.

Now click on Save button to create the new service.

Project Service

3. Deploy the project

Click on Deploy button to deploy the project and go live.

Project Deploy

4. Connecting

You can connect to the MySQL service using the credentials supplied via Advance configurations.

Great 🎉, you have just completed creating a new Deploy Monk project and deploying it LIVE 🙌.