Database Connection

In computer science, a database connection is the means by which a database server and its client software communicate with each other. The term is used whether or not the client and the server are on different machines.The client uses a database connection to send commands to and receive replies from the server. A database is stored as a file or a set of files on magnetic disk or tape, optical disk, or some other secondary storage device. The information in these files may be broken down into records, each of which consists of one or more fields.
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  • Your Site IS Under Attack! Use a CDN to Keep Out Hackers, Scrapers and Bots

    … the server. That means these bots and attacks are slowing down the server and my site. If you’ve visited a WordPress blog and seen the white page with “error establishing a database connection” it is likely that site was under attack (whether they knew it or not). There is a better solution: using a Content Delivery Network (CDN) to block them…

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