On 23 July 2013 the US Patent Office (USPTO) issued USPatent #8,495,585, the fifth patent in the eValid patent portfolio. This patent further beefs up the Intellectual Property (IP) surrounding the eValid product by addressing specific methods of analysis of AJAX applications as they interact with the DOM, and also deals in detail with synchronization of AJAX test playback processes.
In addition to the issued
there are three other patents currently being considered by the USPTO that
cover additional aspects of the eValid product and the technology used
to implement it.
An additional five patent applications are in the works.
If you're working in automated web testing you may wish to look into the
Business Development (BizDev) Opportunities
that are based on eValid technology and its associated IP.