Yes, I say, everyone wants AJAX.
Yes, I say, AJAX usefulness in rich web application development is true: just in these days, for compatibility reasons, I turned off AJAX support from the web project I'm working on, which previously was AJAX-enabled, and I REALLY NOTICE the difference.
And yes, AJAX is very appealing for many developers (like me).
But my mind could never imagine this:
My best wishes to the development team (hoping will grown) .... have a good luck!