This is a great article from CSO. It's written by Jeffrey Ton. It's all about adding layers of security around your business and IT - therefore it makes sense to align the two functions together.
How cyber threats are changing the makeup of IT departments
'Historically, IT roles for disaster recovery (DR) and cybersecurity have covered their respective specialties and seldom have intermingled. But the evolving cyber threat landscape is bringing them increasingly together. Follow the link below to read the full article.'
Your role, whether it has historically leaned toward DR or cybersecurity, will likely continue to evolve and it’s critical to adapt with the times. Embrace change as an opportunity and you’ll gain recognition as a key individual not only within your IT team, but also in the eyes of your company.