Sky Network Television Limited operates as a provider of multi-channel, pay television, and free-to-air television services in New Zealand. It offers a range of sports, movies, music, on-demand, and general content channels. The company also offers pay-per-view and live sports events. In addition, it provides online DVD rental, personal video recorder, and mobile video services. The company?s channel line-up comprises 7 sports channels, 6 movie channels, 7 general entertainment channels, 5 documentary channels, 5 news channels, 4 children channels, and 14 pay-per-view channels. As of August 21, 2009, it served approximately 778,902 subscribers, including 623,564 residential digital subscribers; 22,772 residential UHF subscribers; 111,260 wholesale subscribers; and 21,306 commercial and other subscribers. The company was founded in 1987 and is based in Auckland, New Zealand.