Manage Databases and Users


This article shows you how to manage users and databases for your SpinUp Database by using the SpinUp Control Panel.

Prerequisites

You need to already have created a SpinUp account. If you haven’t created one yet, you can register for an account on our sign-up page.

Feel free to follow our Quickstart Guide article to create a database instance if you don’t have one yet.

Add databases and users

  1. Navigate to the DETAILS page for your Database instance.

  2. Towards the bottom of the DETAILS page, choose DATABASES.

  3. Click ADD DATABASE.

  4. Enter the details for your new database. Click + ADD. The database you created will become visible in the list after a brief moment.

  5. Click on ADD USER.

  6. Enter the details for your new user, and select which databases to grant the user access to. SpinUp recommends utilizing a password generator / manager to create sophisticated passwords that are more resistant to cracking. Click + ADD. The user you created becomes visible in the list after a brief moment.

What’s next?

See Best Practices to help you to get the knowledge you need to ensure your database is as optimized and secure as possible.

If you need to know how to perform a specific task, we maintain a list of those tasks in our How-To Articles section.

Conclusion

This article helped you add databases and users to your SpinUp Database.


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