Do you do your own cartography and GIS Mapping or use the services of a professional cartographer?

As GIS goes mainstream across all industries is there still a need for GIS analysts ? Is the future of GIS processionals fulfilling a support and training role?

The Death of Cartography and the Rise of the Machines

http://www.gogeomatics.ca/magazine/the-death-of-cartography-and-the-rise-of-the-machines.htm

Do Programmers Really Make the Best Cartographers?

http://www.gogeomatics.ca/magazine/do-programmers-really-make-the-best-cartographers.htm