Convergint needs you to understand.
When Convergint acquires companies, as they continuously do, it is an acquisition, e.g.:
But when Convergint gets acquired, they do not like calling it what it is. IPVM raised this issue in our initial report. Indeed, after our report, they took to a trade magazine detailing their 'financial partnership' with Ares, objecting:
Someone? That 'someone' was literally the company that acquired Convergint, Ares, in the title of Ares' own press release:
Convergint is not making things better and they risk damaging their reputation and trust with their employees and partners.