"Free" SQL Server Monitoring Tools

Can anyone point me in the direction where I can find "Free" no strings attached SQL Monitoring Tools to use. I would prefer tools from Quest or RedGate but my company will NOT spend one time :(
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asp_net2Author Commented:
Hi QPR,

Are all of those tools free? Do you need to install a DB on your local machine or the machine that the DB is installed to have all report data go to that for reporting? Or does it just query the SQL DB for performance?
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QPRCommented:
Heartbeat is free. You install it on your workstation and point it to the server you want to monitor
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asp_net2Author Commented:
Thank you QPR, are there any others that you would recommend that our "FREE"?
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QPRCommented:
http://www.idera.com/Products/Free-Tools/

These are all the free ones I know (from reputable vendors) other tools I have were purchased
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asp_net2Author Commented:
would you use these free tools and do they provide accurate data??
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QPRCommented:
I use heartbeat. SQL check and SQL Permissions (this one isn't a monitor tool though)
I've never had any problem with the data returned so would recommend them
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