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Databases

Before you go and implement a database you should first understand what a database can help to achieve, this will ensure that you're not burning time unnecessarily deploying things you don't need.

What is a database used for‚Äč

Databases are used for centralised storage with unrestricted limitations to read, write new data and modify existing data. Storing data in a database can also be efficient, decreases time for looking up data that you can export into another application / format without significant difficulty.

The most common time you'll want to interact with databases is when you're setting up a 'network' using tools such as 'Bungeecord' or 'Velocity'.