Carmen DeArdo



Currently am the Senior Strategist, VSM Consulting at Tasktop, was the former leader of DevOps transformation at Nationwide Insurance which won the 2016 DevOps Transformation of the Year. I have presented at all DevOps Enterprises Summits and numerous other conferences including the keynote at the inaugural DevOpsDays Ohio. While I love to speak, I find that by speaking I actually learn more from the feedback that I get from others. I am a Deming advocate having worked at Bell Labs and regularly blog on linkedIn and on topics relating to value stream architecture, accelerating delivery and culture.

Named as one of the top 100 DevOps Leaders and one of the 25 must follow enterprise DevOps leaders by Tech Beacon.  

Co-authored “DevOps Case Studies” and “Expanding Pockets of Greatness” published by IT Revolution.

My talk with Nicole Bryan - Project to Product: Practical Realities at a Large Scale Enterprise - was was one of the finalists for 2018 DevOps Presentation of the Year ( )

My Talks

Applying Dickens To DevOps

Project to Product: How Value Stream Networks Will Transform IT and Business

Utilizing DevOps Practices to Architect your Delivery Pipeline for Speed