Information technology -- Database languages -- SQL -- Part 11: Information and Definition Schemas (SQL/Schemata)
ISO/IEC 9075 defines the SQL language. The scope of the SQL language is the definition of data structure and the operations on data stored in that structure. Parts 1, 2 and 11 encompass the minimum requirements of the language. Others parts define extensions.
ISO/IEC 9075-11:2003 specifies an Information Schema and a Definition Schema that describes the structure and integrity constraints of SQL-data, the security and authorization specifications relating to SQL-data and the features supported by an SQL-implementation together with other sizing information.