Consolidating power definition
A top security official, Prince Miteb bin Abdullah, was detained and replaced as minister of the powerful National Guard by Prince Khaled bin Ayyaf, consolidating Prince Mohammed’s control of security institutions which had previously been headed by separate branches of the ruling family.
In a tough economy, you see a lot of consolidation.
This provides them with a broader – and less costly – range of options to address social problems and regime challenges than merely intimidating or cracking down on opponents.
When things are consolidated they're combined so they become stronger or more solid.
in Port Chester, NY, servers in many companies typically run at 15-20% of their capacity, which may not be a sustainable ratio in the current economic environment.
Although consolidation can substantially increase the efficient use of server resources, it may also result in complex configurations of data, applications, and servers that can be confusing for the average user to contend with.