Microsoft.SqlServer.Management.AlwaysEncrypted.AzureKeyVaultProvider 2.4.0 Prefix Reserved

Install-Package Microsoft.SqlServer.Management.AlwaysEncrypted.AzureKeyVaultProvider -Version 2.4.0
dotnet add package Microsoft.SqlServer.Management.AlwaysEncrypted.AzureKeyVaultProvider --version 2.4.0
<PackageReference Include="Microsoft.SqlServer.Management.AlwaysEncrypted.AzureKeyVaultProvider" Version="2.4.0" />
For projects that support PackageReference, copy this XML node into the project file to reference the package.
paket add Microsoft.SqlServer.Management.AlwaysEncrypted.AzureKeyVaultProvider --version 2.4.0
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#r "nuget: Microsoft.SqlServer.Management.AlwaysEncrypted.AzureKeyVaultProvider, 2.4.0"
#r directive can be used in F# Interactive, C# scripting and .NET Interactive. Copy this into the interactive tool or source code of the script to reference the package.
// Install Microsoft.SqlServer.Management.AlwaysEncrypted.AzureKeyVaultProvider as a Cake Addin
#addin nuget:?package=Microsoft.SqlServer.Management.AlwaysEncrypted.AzureKeyVaultProvider&version=2.4.0

// Install Microsoft.SqlServer.Management.AlwaysEncrypted.AzureKeyVaultProvider as a Cake Tool
#tool nuget:?package=Microsoft.SqlServer.Management.AlwaysEncrypted.AzureKeyVaultProvider&version=2.4.0
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This library enables .NET Framework applications to use Microsoft Azure Key Vault with Always Encrypted in Microsoft Azure SQL Database and Microsoft SQL Server. The library includes the column master key store provider that allows client applications to access data when a column master key is stored in Microsoft Azure Key Vault. For more information on Always Encrypted, please refer to:  Use this library only with the legacy .NET Framework Data Provider for SQL Server within the System.Data.SqlClient namespace in .NET Framework. If you are using the Microsoft.Data.SqlClient (Microsoft.Data.SqlClient) client driver, you need to use Microsoft.Data.SqlClient.AlwaysEncrypted.AzureKeyVaultProvider (Microsoft.Data.SqlClient.AlwaysEncrypted.AzureKeyVaultProvider) instead of this package.

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Advance Framework Practice by BDO Canada LLP IT Solution practice


Provides some minor abstractions over a few Azure KeyVault and Azure ActiveDirectory API behaviors.


Entity Framework Always Encryted support through Azure Key Vault

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Version Downloads Last updated
2.4.0 33,116 10/8/2020
2.2.0 67,817 10/30/2019
2.2.0-beta 1,479 9/20/2018
2.1.0 631,205 3/16/2017
2.0.20170208 4,073 2/8/2017
1.0.201501028 40,883 10/28/2015

This version introduces the support for Azure Key Vault Managed HSMs by adding the Managed HSMs endpoint DNS suffixes to the list of default trusted endpoints. For more information about Azure Key Vault Managed HSMs see