The Default Backup Restore IAM role is not created upon the Veeam Backup for AWS installation. Attempts to add IAM roles to Veeam Backup for AWS in the Add Account wizard fail with "The default account is not initialized" error.
The backup server cannot access the required AWS services over the internet. Required AWS services are listed in the Requirements section of the Veeam Backup for AWS User Guide.
2. Connect to the backup server with the following command:
ssh -i "<backup server's .pem key>" ubuntu@<Public DNS (IPv4) parameter of the backup server>3. Restart the Veeam Backup for AWS service running on the backup server with the following command:
sudo systemctl restart veeamawsbackup.service
The Default Backup Restore IAM role should be created automatically after you perform these steps.