The authentication scheme used. Accepted entries are Password, OKTA, PrivateKey or AzureAD.
The driver supports the following authentication mechanisms. See the Getting Started chapter for authentication guides.
- Password: Set this to authenticate with a Snowflake user.
- OKTA: Set this to use the OKTA SSO identity provider. Set SSOIDPDomain in addition to the User and Password you use to authenticate to OKTA.
- AzureAD: Set this along with User to use the Azure Active Directory identity provider. When connecting, your browser will open allowing you to login to Azure AD to complete the authentication.
- PrivateKey: Set this to use key pair authentication. Set PrivateKey, PrivateKeyPassword and PrivateKeyType in addition to authenticate with key pair authentication.