When should you leverage Module Federation, and how?

Zack Jackson
11 min readFeb 2, 2022

Critical thinking and patterns on when, why, where, to leverage Module Federation from the creator of the technology.

Webpack’s Federation is immensely useful if used properly.

The tricky part is there's not much information on how and where to leverage the technology. Leading to a bit of a wild west scenario. I've been working with the technology for almost 2 years now, in that time — I've uncovered a handful of patterns and considerations that should be taken into account…

Zack Jackson

Principal Engineer of Web @ Lululemon. Specializing in Webpack and Javascript Orchestration at scale. Creator of Module Federation