To configure and provision an environment in a specific state:
This sets each environment component to the state specified in its component instance. Components will remain in this state until they are changed (from CTP or from Virtualize).
To save a "snapshot" of a particular combination of component instances and/or make a saved snapshot live, create an environment instance as described in Using Environment Instances.
To ensure that your AUT properly accesses any virtual assets, message proxies, and JDBC controllers you have provisioned, be sure to make the adjustments described in Configuring the AUT to Work with Provisioned Assets,