I need to know whether remote database connections are possible in every server? does every host provides the option for remote DB connection? and further this connection will be the second connection of the system. So there will be multiple database connections. How can I check if a host has enabled remote database connections?
Yes, it's possible, both mysql (
If you're connecting to a server outside the same network as the server, it's worth considering turning on SSL.
This is not ideal
If you're using
Most shared hosting accounts require you to give your self access to the mysql server. Usually you enter your IP address or a range to grant remote mysql access. Most other servers if you have root access you configure it yourself. You'll have to ask the hosting companies if remote mysql is allowed or if you have to grant your IP or another servers IP access which is connecting to the db