Amy Bahlo

Global Partner Executive for Microsoft

Global & Strategic Partner Organization

Amy Bahlo joined Cisco in September 2004 with her first job ever, as an Associate Sales Rep in RTP (today known as the CSAP program). Several Cisco sales roles later, she is now the proud Global Partner Executive for Microsoft. Amy brings with her more than 18 years’ experience as a technology leader, with a known track record of executing to deliver growth, orchestrating strategic plans with outside the box thinking, and a passion to captivate her audience with a story from the field to the Executive Level. Amy has had several years of exceeding sales plans, including 4 years as a Sales Champion and most recently a Chairman’s Club Winner in FY22. Outside regular work hours, Amy loves to volunteer her time with stretch assignments to consistently grow her knowledge and experience of Cisco, including, ElevateHER, Americas Advisory Council, and TaskforceGO. She also has a passion for volunteering including taking off a one week a year for Camp Janus (a camp in Burton, TX for pediatric burn survivors) for over 20 years. Located in Houston, she holds a Bachelor of Business Administration in Finance and Bachelor of Liberal Arts in Hispanic Linguistics from the University of Texas at Austin. Amy is a Mommy to two beautiful little ladies and a super handsome dog (and husband). Hook’em Horns and Go ‘Stros!


October 31, 2023


Cisco’s Catalyst SD-WAN: Now available through Azure Marketplace Multiparty Partner Offers Program

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As a partner-led organization, with over 90 percent of our business conducted through Cisco partners, we are thrilled to be part of Microsoft's new Multiparty Private Offers (MPO) program. The MPO program empowers ISVs like Cisco and our partners to collaborate in creating customer offers and conducting transactions on Microsoft's Azure Marketplace.

July 27, 2023


Cisco Catalyst SD-WAN is Integrated with Microsoft Sentinel

3 min read

Cisco Catalyst SD-WAN integration with Microsoft Sentinel provides a comprehensive security solution that includes MITRE ATT&CK coverage, intelligent security analytics, threat intelligence, security orchestration, automated response playbooks, enhanced visibility into user behavior, and seamless integration with the broader security ecosystem.

April 28, 2023


Cisco and Microsoft Work Together to Deliver Zero Trust and SASE

3 min read

Cisco and Microsoft are combining joint engineering activities with our complementary product sets to provide our customers with a Secure Access Service Edge (SASE) cloud-based architecture.

November 29, 2022


Imagine the Art of Possible with Cisco and Microsoft

3 min read

The strength of our partnership was on full display at this year’s Microsoft Ignite conference. If you missed it, let me share some conference nuggets from the areas of collaboration, networking, security, and delivering exceptional application experiences.