When you execute the OPENJSON function in a contained database in SQL Server 2016, an access violation may occur. Additionally, SQL Server may crash.
To work around this issue, specify a correlation name for the contained database in the query in which the OPENJSON function is used.
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.
Article ID: 3210597 - Last Review: Jan 17, 2017 - Revision: 8
Microsoft SQL Server 2016 Developer, Microsoft SQL Server 2016 Enterprise, Microsoft SQL Server 2016 Enterprise Core