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Massachusetts chip maker Skyworks Solutions to buy California rival for $2B

David Harris, Boston Business Journal

“With our acquisition of PMC, Skyworks will be uniquely positioned to capitalize on the explosive demand for high performance solutions that seamlessly connect, transport and store big data,” said David J. Aldrich, chairman and chief executive officer of Skyworks, in a statement.

Sunnyvale, California-based PMC had 1,442 employees as of the end of last year, while Skyworks had 5,550 employees.