SQL Server has two primary applications for keys: a (DMK) used for a database.
To prevent and diagnose availability, health, and performance issues it is important to review and manage the configuration of SQL Server instances and databases.
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After providing an overview of the SQL Server encryption model, I'll describe the encryption options available in SQL Server and how you can use them to encrypt sensitive information stored inside your SQL Server databases.
Related: SQL Server 2012 The SQL Server encryption model primarily includes built-in encryption key management modeled on the ANSI X9.17 standard.