Log into hostControl and select the "Databases" link in the menu.
Select the "Create" button.
Choose the database type (choice of MySQL or SQL versions 2005, 2008 or 2012). Next choose a Database Name (this will also be your username). A password is then randomly generated for you (this cannot be changed). Once finished, select "Create Database".
You have successfully created a database! The database name, password and server are now listed in the Database Manager.