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Can I use two datascources in the same report

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I have 4 cubes. I need to generate a report using all the 4 cubes. Is there any way that I could use 4 cubes in the same report?

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You can use multiple data sources and also multiple datasets in the same report.  What you can't do is use data from two different datasets in the same table/matrix.  If you need to access another dataset from a certain report table, you can use the lookup functions, assuming you're using at least SSRS 2008 R2.

More details on the Lookup: http://www.experts-exchange.com/Microsoft/Development/MS-SQL-Server/MS-SQL_Reporting/A_3433-Looking-Up-Data-On-Different-Sources.html
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