• Asetek is installed in13 of the TOP500 of the fastest supercomputers in the world based on the Nov. 2018 edition of the TOP500 list -- with 3 of the installations in the TOP20, including the fastest supercomputers in Taiwan and Japan. Learn more
  • Asetek's latest generation of direct-to-chip (D2C) liquid cooling technology incorporated into new Intel® Compute Modules has been installed by Ace Computers in a new high-performance computing (HPC) cluster for a U.S. Defense Contractor. Learn more
  • Asetek installed in 11 out of June 2018 edition of TOP500 list of the fastest supercomputers in the world, including nine systems in the Top200. All 11 of the Top500 clusters were also ranked on the Green500 list. Learn more
  • Asetek-based Hydro Series H100i PRO liquid cooler from Corsair are introduced to the market. Asetek’s new Generation 6 technology was adopted by CORSAIR Hydro Series PRO family for reduced noise and even better cooling performance than previous industry-leading Asetek Generation 5 coolers. Learn more
  • Asetek’s latest technology to be installed in Quanta Cloud Technology (QCT) HPC clusters for Taiwan flagship AI Cloud project at the National Center for High-Performance Computing (NCHC). Learn more
  • Asetek’s Generation 6 cooling solutions deployed in ASUS’s new ROG Ryujin and ROG Ryuo AIO liquid coolers introduced to the market in 2018. Learn more
  • Asetek’s RackCDU to be installed in new HPC cluster through OEM partner Fujitsu. Learn more
  • Asetek’s RackCDU D2C to be installed in existing further build-out of an undisclosed U.S. Department of Energy HPC installation from OEM partner Penguin Computing. Learn more
  • Asetek’s new OEM partner Quanta Computer awarded new Asetek-based artificial intelligence (AI) cluster for National Center for High-Performance Computing (NCHC) in Taiwan. The new cluster will be the largest supercomputer in Taiwan when commissioned. Learn more
  • Asetek and Intel® announce ongoing collaboration to provide hot water liquid cooling for servers and datacenters. The collaboration, which includes Asetek’s ServerLSL and RackCDU D2C technologies, is focused on the liquid cooling of density-optimized Intel Compute Modules supporting high-performance Intel Xeon® Scalable processors. Learn more
  • Asetek to be installed in supercomputing system from Fujitsu for the Institute of Fluid Science at Tohoku University in Japan. The supercomputing system is planned to deliver a peak theoretical performance exceeding 2.7 petaflops. Learn more


  • Asetek to cool Japan’s fastest AI supercomputer system – the AI Bridging Cloud Infrastructure (ABCI) cluster in the National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST) through OEM partner Fujitsu. Learn more
  • Asetek deployed in eight installations in the November 2017 edition of the Top500 list of the fastest supercomputers in the world, including the 9th fastest HPC installation in the world – Oakforest PACS through OEM partner Fujitsu. The eight installations were also listed on the GREEN500 Supercomputer list, with D.A.V.I.D.E. coming in at #18. Learn more
  • Acer announced as new data center OEM partner. Acer will incorporate Asetek liquid cooling technology in its Altos dual Skylake high performance servers. Learn more
  • Cybermedia Center, Osaka University adopts Asetek RackCDU D2C liquid cooling for new HPC cluster installation named “OCTOPUS”. The HPC cluster is part of Osaka University’s expansion of computing power to support leading basic and applied research. Learn more
  • E4 Computer and Engineering announced as new data center OEM partner. E4 has utilized Asetek’s RackCDU D2C liquid cooling for the D.A.V.I.D.E. SUPERCOMPUTER, an innovative OpenPOWER-based HPC cluster installed at CINECA in Italy. Learn more
  • NEC Corporation announced as new data center OEM partner. NEC Corporation’s subsidiary NEC Fieldings, Ltd. Will deploy Asetek RackCDU D2C liquid cooling at a new HPC installation in Japan. Learn more
  • Asetek Collaborates with Lenovo on Liquid Cooled Lenovo Legion Y920 Tower. Learn more
  • Asetek Surpasses Four Million Shipped Units Milestone
  • EVGA Selects Asetek Technology for First-Ever EVGA Liquid CPU Coolers. Learn more
  • Asetek and Fractal Design partner on New Celsius Series. Learn more
  • Asetek Achieves 200 Million Hours of Fault-Free Pump Operation at Data Center Installations. Learn more


  • Asetek Announces Nine Installations in the Green500 and Top500 Supercomputer Lists. Learn more
  • NZXT Utilizes Asetek Technology for New Kraken Series of Liquid Coolers. Learn more
  • Asetek introduces its InRackCDU™ data center liquid cooling solution. Learn more
  • Asetek selected by HP® to cool its new OMEN X Desktop Gaming PC. Learn more
  • Asetek liquid cooled Fujitsu servers to enable the highest performance supercomputer system in Japan at the Joint Center for Advanced High-Performance Computing (JCAHPC). Learn more
  • Asetek Surpasses Three Million Shipped Units Milestone. Learn more


  • Asetek Announces Global OEM Purchase Agreement with Penguin Computing. Learn more
  • CIARA Incorporates Asetek Liquid Cooling in its High Frequency Server Product Line. Learn more
  • Asetek Announces Global OEM Purchase Agreement with Fujitsu. Learn more
  • Asetek Selected for $3.5M USD Project for Two Major California Data Centers.


  • The University of Tromsø Expands Use of Asetek’s Liquid Cooling.
  • Asetek Surpasses Two Million Shipped Units Milestone. Learn more
  • Asetek Wins Frost & Sullivan Award for Their Revolutionary Data Center Cooling Solution. Learn more
  • Asetek Receives its Order of RackCDU for US Federal Data Center. Learn more
  • HPCWire Selects Asetek’s André Eriksen for ‘People to Watch’ in 2014.


  • Asetek Receives Order of RackCDU Liquid Cooling System for Use in Japanese University.
  • California Energy Commission Study Validates Energy Savings of Asetek® RackCDU™ for Data Centers
  • Asetek Commences Work on Major Department of Defense Data Center
  • Asetek Receives First Order Of RackCDU Liquid Cooling System from Cray for Mississippi State University.
  • Asetek Liquid Cools Lenovo’s Foray Into US High End Gaming PC Market.
  • Announces RackCDU Installation at World’s Most Energy Efficient Data Center.
  • Completes IPO and listed on Oslo Stock Exchange under the trading symbol "ASETEK".
  • Asetek chosen by the University of Tromsø in Norway (UiT) for a pilot install of Asetek’s liquid cooling RackCDU system.
  • ISAC Data Center Liquid Cooling Technology Selected by U.S. DoD.


  • Asetek introduces range of liquid cooling solutions to increase performance, density and energy efficiency in data centers.
    • Appro® becomes first OEM customer for Asetek's RackCDU™, cooling their Xtreme-Cool™ Supercomputer.
    • At SC12, Asetek showcases liquid cooler for Intel® Xeon Phi™ coprocessors and NVIDIA Tesla K20 GPU Accelerators.
    • Asetek introduces ISAC™ – Chiller-Less, CRAC-Less Data Center Cooling Technology.
    • Asetek®, Inc. Selected To Retrofit Major DoD Data Center with RackCDU™ Liquid Cooling.
  • Asetek crosses the 1 million units sold mark with its integrated sealed loop liquid coolers!
    • HP continues its ultra-quiet liquid cooling offering in its new Z420 and Z820 workstations with new Asetek coolers.
    • Asetek and Arctic team up to make the first aftermarket GPU cooler available to enthusiasts and DIY customers.
    • Asetek releases fourth generation of patented all-in-one liquid coolers.
    • NZXT releases first ever 140mm and 280mm sealed loop liquid coolers with KRAKEN X40 and X60 designed and manufactured by Asetek.


  • Intel and AMD bring Asetek liquid CPU coolers to market, further solidifying Asetek as the world’s leading supplier of liquid cooling solutions.
  • Asetek partners with PNY Technologies to bring an innovative product line of liquid cooled graphics cards to market.
  • Expands the availability of its sealed loop liquid coolers with the launch of new partner products under the Antec and Scythe brands.


  • Corsair expands its offering of DIY CPU cooling products with the launch of the Hydro Series H70 High-Performance CPU Cooler, manufactured by Asetek and using Asetek cooling technology.
  • Asetek expands its line of OEM products with the addition of 5 new products designed to improve performance, better support workstations, and increase affordability.
  • Building on the sales momentum that started in second half of 2009, Asetek crosses the half-million units shipped mark with its sealed loop liquid coolers.


  • HP launches ultra-quiet liquid cooling option for Z400 and Z800 Workstations.
  • Dell makes liquid cooling a standard feature on new Alienware Aurora and Area 51 gaming rigs.
  • Corsair H50 CPU Cooler continues Asetek’s award winning retail product tradition and dramatically exceeds sales expectations at $79.00 MSRP.
  • Raised an additional $8 million dollars in venture capital.


  • Acer selects Asetek to Cool New Aspire Predator Gaming PC's. Radical in design, the Predator is Acer's first dedicated gaming PC.
  • Completed "B” Series of funding. D. E. Shaw Ventures led the $16 million series B round bringing the total investment in Asetek to nearly $38 million since the company was founded in 2000.


  • Announces its first OEM design win with world leading PC manufacturer HP and its Blackbird 002 Gaming PC.
  • A new series of OEM cooling solutions for GPU and CPU is launched, receiving great feedback from the press and the industry.
  • Asetek raises $4 million in Tranche 2 Series A Venture Capital following the investment of $6 million closed in 2006. Northzone Ventures, Vaekstfonden, KT Venture Group, and a group of private investors participated in the round.


  • Demonstrates integrated sealed loop liquid cooling solution in a Media Center PC at the Intel Developer Forum. LCLC (Low Cost Liquid Cooling) is targeted at OEMs and ODMs.
  • Asetek begins focus on OEM/ODM solutions, hiring a complete executive management team and numerous thermal specialists.
  • The VapoChill and WaterChill product lines reach a milestone of receiving over 200 press awards.
  • Asetek shows the complete product portfolio at CES in Las Vegas, including the new WaterChill Xternal.
  • KT Venture Group of San Jose, CA joins the $6 million Tranche 1 Series A funding round in the company which also has participation by Northzone Ventures, Vaekstfonden and a group of existing investors. The investment completes the round that had its first closing in December 2005


  • Introduces the World's first 12V pump system with dual-chamber reservoir and USB/Software Control Panel.
  • Enters the mainstream cooling market with the introduction of VapoChill Micro CPU Coolers with Vapor Chamber Technology.


  • Introduces a new and improved version of the VapoChill CPU cooling system.
  • Releases two versions of the new WaterChill hard drive cooler. The WaterChill product line now consists of 20 different water-cooling kits and a long list of components. 
  • Introduces the VapoChill LightSpeed CPU cooler with an impressive cooling performance: load/idle 200W @ -25,5'C / 0W @ -48'C.
  • Launches two new WaterChill CPU blocks - The Antarctica CPU cooler block for hardcore overclockers and enthusiasts and a CPU XEON block for servers & workstations.
  • Develops ChillControl GUI for use with Asetek's integrated sealed loop liquid cooler.


  • Asetek introduces a revolution in server cooling - The VapoChill Case Cooler. The new VapoChill Case Cooler is an air condition system developed for direct cooling of mission critical PC and entry level servers.
  • Introduces a whole new product line under the brand name WaterChill. A whole new Plug & Chill kit for water cooling incl. CPU-, VGA- & Chipset blocks.
  • Joins forces with ABIT Computer Corporation, one of the world's leading motherboard manufactures and Kingston Technology Company, Inc. the world's largest independent manufacturer of memory products. Together they present the fastest overall performance PC in the world.
  • [H]ard|OCP, one of the most respected hardware review-sites achieves a magnificent 4.44GHz CPU speed with a VapoChill CPU cooling system.
  • Develops world's first integrated sealed loop liquid cooling solution.


  • After 5 years of existence, Asetek has both pioneered and become the world leader for vapor phase CPU cooling technology.
  • The new generation VapoChill is introduced to the market to rave reviews.
  • In partnership with ASUS, the first commercially available 3 GHz workstation is presented at CeBIT.
  • ASUS and Asetek awarded at Computex, Taiwan for their contribution to the global IT market.
  • Asetek develops world's first software for PC cooling using DOS interface.


  • In early January Asetek Inc. becomes the first company in the world to build a 2 GHz PC.
  • Asetek forms formalized business partnership with ASUSTek Computer Inc., the largest manufacturer of motherboards in the world.
  • Introduces the first commercially available PC system running at 2 GHz. Receives favorable and enthusiastic reviews of its product by Dr. Thomas Pabst, of Tom’s Hardware Guide, the leading hardware review site in existence.


  • Asetek receives an award from the Danish Ministry of Trade and Industry in recognition for being the most innovative and progressive company in Denmark in the year 2000.
  • Based on a 1 million EUR capital infusion from private investors, Asetek becomes incorporated.


  • Within the first year of existence, Asetek's global network of VapoChill resellers grows to more than 35.



  • André Eriksen (CEO) discovers that cooling the CPU to sub zero results in faster CPU performance. Many games of the time are made faster in the process, and therefore easier to win. This is the early foundation of Asetek.