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Comparing Column-Level Encryption to Always Encrypted

Tom Collins compares and contrasts:

A common question from developers & data owners  is what benefits does Always Encrypted offer over column level encryption  aka cell level encryption?    First thing to understand is what are the basic differences between the two methods – Column-level encryption vs Always encrypted

For as much as I appreciate Always Encrypted, it seems I use column-level encryption about an order of magnitude more often.